Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Acmadenia macradenia (Sond.) Dummer
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
RUTACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Near Threatened D2
Assessment Date
2008/06/03
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
Six known locations are potentially threatened by afforestation and alien plant invasion.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Wolseley and Piketberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Summits of rocky ridges in mountains.
Threats
Some of this species' habitat was lost to forestry plantations in the past, and additional habitat loss is a potential threat. Forestry is declining in the Western Cape and ongoing habitat loss is therefore unlikely. Elsewhere competition from alien invasive plants is also a potential threat.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Acmadenia macradenia (Sond.) DummerNT D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Acmadenia macradenia (Sond.) DummerVU D2Victor (2002)
Acmadenia macradenia (Sond.) DummerRare Hilton-Taylor (1996)
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.


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.


Victor, J.E. 2002. South Africa. In: J.S. Golding (ed), Southern African plant Red Data Lists. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report 14 (pp. 93-120), SABONET, Pretoria.


Williams, I. 1982. Studies in the genera of the Diosmeae (Rutaceae): 13. A revision of the genus Acmadenia. Journal of South African Botany 48(2):169-240.


Citation
Raimondo, D. 2008. Acmadenia macradenia (Sond.) Dummer. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/19

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