Streptocarpus molweniensis subsp. molweniensis

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Streptocarpus molweniensis Hilliard subsp. molweniensis
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GESNERIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2006/10/16
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor
Justification
Three known locations are potentially threatened by urban expansion.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
KwaZulu-Natal
Range
Eskotene Kloof near the Molweni River.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Scarp Forest
Description
Scarp forests in kloofs.
Threats
Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Streptocarpus molweniensis Hilliard subsp. molweniensis VU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Streptocarpus molweniensis HilliardLower Risk - Least Concern Scott-Shaw (1999)
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
Victor, J.E. 2006. Streptocarpus molweniensis Hilliard subsp. molweniensis. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2018/11/18

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