Pelargonium oblongatum

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium oblongatum Harv.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2007/10/02
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo & D.A. Kamundi
Justification
Known from nine widely scattered subpopulations from Northern Namaqualand, highly likely to be undercollected and not threatened or declining.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Richtersveld to Komaggas.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Succulent Karoo
Description
Succulent karoo shrubland.
Threats
No threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium oblongatum Harv.Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Marais, E.M. 1994. Taxonomic studies in Pelargonium, section Hoarea (Geraniaceae). Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch.


Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Van der Walt, J.J.A. and Vorster, P.J. 1977. Pelargoniums of southern Africa. (Vol. I). Purnell, Cape Town.


Citation
Raimondo, D. & Kamundi, D.A. 2007. Pelargonium oblongatum Harv. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2018/11/18

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