Streptocarpus confusus subsp. lebomboensis

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Streptocarpus confusus Hilliard subsp. lebomboensis Hilliard & B.L.Burtt
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GESNERIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Data Deficient - Insufficient Information
Assessment Date
2007/05/16
Assessor(s)
T.J. Edwards & D. Raimondo
Justification
Very few collections of this taxon are known, it occurs in a very poorly collected area, and there is a lot of inaccessible but likely habitat that needs to be surveyed before this subspecies can be assigned to a threat category.
Distribution
Endemism
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
KwaZulu-Natal
Range
Mozambique, Swaziland and KwaZulu-Natal along the Lebombo Mountains.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Savanna
Description
West-facing mountain slopes.
Population
Population trend
Unknown
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Streptocarpus confusus Hilliard subsp. lebomboensis Hilliard & B.L.BurttData Deficient Raimondo et al. (2009)
Streptocarpus confusus Hilliard subsp. lebomboensis Hilliard & B.L.BurttLower Risk - Least Concern Scott-Shaw (1999)
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.


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


Citation
Edwards, T.J. & Raimondo, D. 2007. Streptocarpus confusus Hilliard subsp. lebomboensis Hilliard & B.L.Burtt. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2018/06/18

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