Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Eumorphia corymbosa E.Phillips
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
ASTERACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2019/04/10
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden
Justification
Eumorphia corymbosa is a rare, range-restricted species with an extent of occurrence (EOO) of 300 km². Most of its habitat is protected and it is not suspected to be threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
This species is endemic to the Nuweveld Mountains near Beaufort West in the Western Cape.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Upper Karoo Hardeveld
Description
It occurs in seasonally wet soils along rivers and in marshy habitats.
Threats
This species has no severe threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Eumorphia corymbosa E.PhillipsLeast Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Magee, A.R. and Boatwright, J.S. (eds). In prep. Plants of the Karoo: A Conspectus of the Nama-Karoo and Adjacent Summer-Rainfall Regions of the Northern and Western Cape Provinces. Strelitzia.


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.


Swelankomo, N. 2011. FSA contributions 19: Asteraceae: Anthemideae: Eumorphia. Bothalia 41(2):277-282.


Citation
von Staden, L. 2019. Eumorphia corymbosa E.Phillips. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2020/08/11

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