Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Apodolirion amyanum D.Müll.-Doblies
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
AMARYLLIDACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Endangered B1ab(i,ii,iii)
Assessment Date
2005/04/04
Assessor(s)
A.P. Dold & J.E. Victor
Justification
Restricted to a small area in the Grahamstown district (EOO <500 km²), where it is known from less than five locations and declining due to ongoing habitat loss.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape
Range
Restricted to a small area between the Bushmans and Kariega rivers south of Grahamstown.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Nanaga Savanna Thicket, Grahamstown Grassland Thicket
Description
Margin of thicket along quartz outcrops.
Threats
Invasive Alien Species (direct effects), Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Decreasing
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Apodolirion amyanum D.Müll.-DobliesEN B1ab(i,ii,iii)Raimondo et al. (2009)
Apodolirion amyanum D.Müll.-DobliesData Deficient Victor (2002)
Bibliography

Müller-Doblies, D. 1986. De Liliifloris notulae 3. Enumeratio specierum generum Gethyllis et Apodolirion (Amaryllidaceae). Willdenowia 15(2):465-471.


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.


Victor, J.E. 2002. South Africa. In: J.S. Golding (ed), Southern African plant Red Data Lists. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report 14 (pp. 93-120), SABONET, Pretoria.


Victor, J.E. and Dold, A.P. 2003. Threatened plants of the Albany Centre of Floristic Endemism, South Africa. South African Journal of Science 99:437-446.


Citation
Dold, A.P. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Apodolirion amyanum D.Müll.-Doblies. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2020/11/24

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