Streptocarpus fenestra-dei

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Streptocarpus fenestra-dei Weigend & T.J.Edwards
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GESNERIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2006/11/15
Assessor(s)
M. Lötter, J.E. Burrows & L. von Staden
Justification
Two known locations are potentially threatened by harvesting for horticultural purposes and trampling by tourists.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Mpumalanga
Range
God's Window to Bourke's Luck mine.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Northern Mistbelt Forest, Northern Escarpment Quartzite Sourveld
Description
Shallow soils in rocky areas in forested gullies.
Threats
Harvesting [gathering], Human disturbance
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Streptocarpus fenestra-dei Weigend & T.J.EdwardsVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

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.


Weigend, M. and Edwards, T.J. 1994. Notes on Streptocarpus cyaneus and S. parviflorus. Sendthera 2:365-375.


Citation
Lötter, M., Burrows, J.E. & von Staden, L. 2006. Streptocarpus fenestra-dei Weigend & T.J.Edwards. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/27

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