Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Acmadenia maculata I.Williams
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
RUTACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Near Threatened B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v)
Assessment Date
2006/09/05
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor & D. Raimondo
Justification
EOO <5000 km², 10-15 locations continue to decline due to expanding crop cultivation and alien plant invasion.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Outeniqua and Kammanassie Mountains.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
South-facing slopes 600-762m.
Threats
Agriculture and aliens are threats to many subpopulations
Population

The largest known subpopulation has about 500 plants.


Population trend
Decreasing
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Acmadenia maculata I.WilliamsNT B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v)Raimondo et al. (2009)
Acmadenia maculata I.WilliamsLower Risk - Near Threatened Victor (2002)
Acmadenia maculata I.WilliamsVulnerable 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.


Vlok, J. and Schutte-Vlok, A.L. 2010. Plants of the Klein Karoo. Umdaus Press, Hatfield.


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
Victor, J.E. & Raimondo, D. 2006. Acmadenia maculata I.Williams. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/26

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