Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Alepidea delicatula Weim.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
APIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2008/03/01
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
A high altitude habitat specialist, known from three herbarium collections. No known threats.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Swartberg, Kammanassie and Outeniqua Mountains.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Tarkastad Montane Shrubland, Karoo Escarpment Grassland, Lesotho Highland Basalt Grassland, Amathole Mistbelt Grassland, South Kammanassie Sandstone Fynbos, South Swartberg Sandstone Fynbos, North Swartberg Sandstone Fynbos, South Outeniqua Sandstone Fynbos, Central Inland Shale Band Vegetation, Escarpment Arid Thicket
Description
Rocky sandstone slopes.
Threats
No threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Alepidea delicatula Weim.Rare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.


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.


Vlok, J. and Schutte-Vlok, A.L. 2010. Plants of the Klein Karoo. Umdaus Press, Hatfield.


Citation
Raimondo, D. 2008. Alepidea delicatula Weim. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/07/18

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