Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Agathosma sladeniana R.Glover
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
RUTACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2006/11/01
Assessor(s)
T. Trinder-Smith & D. Raimondo
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO 200 km²) that is not threatened as it occurs in habitats unsuitable for Rooibos tea cultivation, the main threat within its range.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Citrusdal to Piketberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Hard, sandy ground on Table Mountain Sandstone.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Agathosma sladeniana P.E.GloverRare 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.


Manning, J.C. and Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: The Core Cape Flora. Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Pillans, N.S. 1950. A revision of Agathosma. Journal of South African Botany 16(2):55-177.


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
Trinder-Smith, T. & Raimondo, D. 2006. Agathosma sladeniana R.Glover. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/01/25

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