Streptocarpus montigena

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Streptocarpus montigena L.L.Britten
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GESNERIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2006/10/16
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor & J. Truter
Justification
A habitat specialist known from three collection records. Not threatened due to the inaccessibility of its habitat.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape
Range
Eastern Cape, Winterberg and Elandsberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Forest, Grassland
Description
On narrow ledges of cliffs and forested gorges, 1525m.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Streptocarpus montigena L.L.BrittenRare Raimondo 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.


Citation
Victor, J.E. & Truter, J. 2006. Streptocarpus montigena L.L.Britten. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/26

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