Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Acmadenia burchellii Dummer
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
RUTACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2018/05/16
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO 390 km²), but not in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Langeberg and western Outeniqua Mountains between Swellendam and Mossel Bay.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
South Outeniqua Sandstone Fynbos, South Langeberg Sandstone Fynbos
Description
Mesic proteoid fynbos.
Threats
There are no known severe threats to this species. Land cover data show no significant change in the extent of its habitat between 1990 and 2014. It is potentially threatened by competition from alien invasive plants at Garcia's Pass.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Acmadenia burchellii 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.


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.


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
von Staden, L. 2018. Acmadenia burchellii Dummer. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/19

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