Streptocarpus wendlandii

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Streptocarpus wendlandii Spreng.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GESNERIACEAE
Synonyms
Streptocarpus saundersii of other authors, not of Hook.: Marloth (1932)
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2005/07/15
Assessor(s)
J. Truter & F. Daniels
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO<200 km²), occurring within a protected area, therefore not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
KwaZulu-Natal
Range
Ngoye Forest.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Forest
Description
Scarp forest 300-500 m, grows on steep earth banks but is occasionally epiphytic.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Streptocarpus wendlandii Spreng.Rare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Streptocarpus wendlandii Spreng.Lower Risk - Near Threatened Scott-Shaw (1999)
Streptocarpus wendlandii Spreng.Rare Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Streptocarpus wendlandii Spreng.Vulnerable Hall et al. (1980)
Bibliography

Hall, A.V., De Winter, M., De Winter, B. and Van Oosterhout, S.A.M. 1980. Threatened plants of southern Africa. South African National Scienctific Programmes Report 45. CSIR, Pretoria.


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


Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical 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.


Scott-Shaw, C.R. 1999. Rare and threatened plants of KwaZulu-Natal and neighbouring regions. KwaZulu-Natal Nature Conservation Service, Pietermaritzburg.


Citation
Truter, J. & Daniels, F. 2005. Streptocarpus wendlandii Spreng. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/08/24

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