Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Ficinia sp. nov. (Drège 290a Paris)
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
CYPERACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2007/06/04
Assessor(s)
N.A. Helme
Justification
Known from three sites on high altitude slopes on the Hex, Slanghoek and Du Toit's Kloof mountains.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Hex River Mountains to Du Toit's Kloof.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Upper sandstone slopes.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Ficinia sp. nov. (Drège 290a Paris)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.


Citation
Helme, N.A. 2007. Ficinia sp. nov. (Drège 290a Paris). National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/26

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