Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Agathosma tulbaghensis Dummer
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
RUTACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2020/01/20
Assessor(s)
T. Trinder-Smith & L. von Staden
Justification
Agathosma tulbaghensis is a rare, range-restricted species with an extent of occurrence (EOO) of 63 km². It has no severe threats, and is therefore not suspected to be in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
This species is endemic to a small area in the Groot Winterhoek Mountains and adjacent Skurweberg in the southern Koue Bokkeveld in the Western Cape.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Winterhoek Sandstone Fynbos
Description
It is localized to windswept, rocky summit slopes in mountain fynbos.
Threats
This species' habitat is protected and it has no severe threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Agathosma tulbaghensis DummerRare 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. & von Staden, L. 2020. Agathosma tulbaghensis Dummer. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/01/19

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