Aloe pictifolia

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Aloe pictifolia D.S.Hardy
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
ASPHODELACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2006/01/20
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor & A.P. Dold
Justification
A range-restricted habitat specialist (EOO 300 km²), only recently discovered. It occurs in a well protected wilderness area and has no known threats.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape
Range
Baviaanskloof.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Albany Thicket, Fynbos
Description
Steep rocky cliffs.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Aloe pictifolia D.S.HardyRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Aloe pictifolia D.S.HardyVU D2Victor (2002)
Aloe pictifolia D.S.HardyRare Hilton-Taylor (1996)
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.


Hardy, D.S. 1976. Notes on African plants: Liliaceae: A new species of Aloe from the Humansdorp district. Bothalia 12(1):62-64.


Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.


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 Wyk, B.-E. and Smith, G. 2003. Guide to aloes of South Africa. (2nd ed.). Briza Publications, 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.


Citation
Victor, J.E. & Dold, A.P. 2006. Aloe pictifolia D.S.Hardy. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2018/12/14

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