Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium alternans J.C.Wendl. subsp. parviinflorescens M.Becker & F.Albers
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2014/05/18
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
A range-restricted taxon (EOO <120 km²), that occurs on mountain slopes and is not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Northern Cederberg Mountains.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Arid fynbos on rocky slopes.
Threats
No threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium alternans J.C.Wendl. subsp. parviinflorescens M.Becker & F.AlbersRare 2014.1
Pelargonium alternans J.C.Wendl.Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Becker, M. and Albers, F. 2010. Pollinator shift and speciation in Pelargonium alternans (Geraniaceae). Schumannia 6:207-226.


Citation
Raimondo, D. 2014. Pelargonium alternans J.C.Wendl. subsp. parviinflorescens M.Becker & F.Albers. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/26

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