Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Psoralea sp. nov. (Esterhuysen 35181 BOL)
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
FABACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2008/02/04
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
A range-restricted species, known from only one collection at high altitude, but is likely to occur on other high peaks of the Groot Swartberg. EOO is however not likely to be larger than 500 km².
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Groot Swartberg Mountains, Swartberg Pass.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Subalpine montane fynbos, 1800 m.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Psoralea sp. nov. (Esterhuysen 35181 BOL)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
Raimondo, D. 2008. Psoralea sp. nov. (Esterhuysen 35181 BOL). National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/05/20

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