Icenalamatshe

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Aloe vanbalenii Pillans
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
ASPHODELACEAE
Common Names
Icenalamatshe (z), Icenalendlovu (z), Inhlahlwane (z)
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2008/03/05
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor, C.R. Scott-Shaw & L. von Staden
Justification
Widespread and not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga
Range
Southern Mpumalanga, northern KwaZulu-Natal and adjacent areas in Swaziland. Occurs from south-east of Piet Retief to the Lebombo Mountains east of Pongola and southwards to the Black Umfolozi and Hluhluwe River valleys north and north-east of Ulundi.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Grassland, Savanna
Description
Open woodland, along the edges of exposed rock sheets or on rocky outcrops.
Threats
No known threats, much of the habitat is protected.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Aloe vanbalenii PillansLeast Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Aloe vanbalenii PillansLower Risk - Least Concern Scott-Shaw (1999)
Aloe vanbalenii PillansNot Threatened Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Bibliography

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.


Scott-Shaw, C.R. 1999. Rare and threatened plants of KwaZulu-Natal and neighbouring regions. KwaZulu-Natal Nature Conservation Service, Pietermaritzburg.


Citation
Victor, J.E., Scott-Shaw, C.R. & von Staden, L. 2008. Aloe vanbalenii Pillans. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2018/12/19

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