Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium pubipetalum E.M.Marais
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2006/02/03
Assessor(s)
N.A. Helme & D. Raimondo
Justification
One known location is potentially threatened by crop cultivation and overgrazing by livestock.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Namaqualand, Kamiesberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Namaqualand Granite Renosterveld, Kamiesberg Granite Fynbos
Description
Unknown, possibly renosterveld areas on granite flats.
Threats
Habitat loss, Habitat degradation
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium pubipetalum E.M.MaraisVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Marais, E.M. 1997. Three new species of Pelargonium (Geraniaceae) from Namaqualand. South African Journal of Botany 63(2):82-89.


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.


Snijman, D.A. 2013. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 2: The extra Cape flora. Strelitzia 30. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
Helme, N.A. & Raimondo, D. 2006. Pelargonium pubipetalum E.M.Marais. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/23

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