Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Stoebe muirii Levyns
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
ASTERACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v)+2ab(ii,iii,iv,v)
Assessment Date
2008/09/25
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
EOO 1 959 km², a habitat specialist extant at fewer than 10 locations and declining due to coastal development and the spread of invasive alien plants.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Stilbaai to Bredasdorp.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Overberg Dune Strandveld, De Hoop Limestone Fynbos, Hartenbos Strandveld
Description
Coastal limestone ridges, often in disturbed places and along roadsides.
Threats
Coastal development and invasive alien plants.
Population
Population trend
Decreasing
Conservation
Pauline Bohnen Nature Reserve, De Hoop Nature Reserve.
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Stoebe muirii LevynsVU B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v)Raimondo et al. (2009)
Stoebe muirii LevynsIndeterminate Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Stoebe muirii LevynsRare Hall et al. (1980)
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.


Hall, A.V., De Winter, M., De Winter, B. and Van Oosterhout, S.A.M. 1980. Threatened plants of southern Africa. South African National Scienctific Programmes Report 45. CSIR, Pretoria.


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


Koekemoer, M. 2002. Systematics of the Metalasia group in the Relhaniinae (Asteraceae-Gnaphalieae). Unpublished PhD, Rand Afrikaans University, Johannesburg.


Levyns, M.R. 1937. A revision of Stoebe L. Journal of South African Botany 3:1-35.


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
Raimondo, D. 2008. Stoebe muirii Levyns. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/24

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