Streptocarpus denticulatus

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Streptocarpus denticulatus Turrill
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GESNERIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2005/11/08
Assessor(s)
M. Lötter, J. Truter & J.E. Victor
Justification
Less than five known locations are potentially threatened by alien plant invasion.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Mpumalanga
Range
Barberton and Belfast.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Lydenburg Montane Grassland, Barberton Montane Grassland, Northern Escarpment Quartzite Sourveld
Description
Shaded, damp crevices under rock overhangs on rocky outcrops in grassland.
Threats
Invasive Alien Species (direct effects)
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Streptocarpus denticulatus TurrillVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Hilliard, O.M. and Burtt, B.L. 1971. Streptocarpus: an African plant study. University of Natal Press, Pietermaritzburg.


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
Lötter, M., Truter, J. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Streptocarpus denticulatus Turrill. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/08/20

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