Psoralea cataracta

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Psoralea cataracta C.H.Stirt.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
FABACEAE
Synonyms
Hallia filiformis Harv.
National Status
Status and Criteria
Extinct
Assessment Date
2008/01/30
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo & C.H. Stirton
Justification
Known only from the type collection from the late 1700s, most of this species' habitat is now transformed to forestry plantations. Repeated searches have failed to locate surviving individuals.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Tulbagh.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Stream sides.
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Psoralea cataracta C.H.Stirt.Extinct Raimondo et al. (2009)
Psoralea cataracta C.H.Stirt.Extinct 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.


Citation
Raimondo, D. & Stirton, C.H. 2008. Psoralea cataracta C.H.Stirt. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/10/15

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