Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Euclea dewinteri Retief
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
EBENACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Critically Rare
Assessment Date
2005/02/07
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor & A.E. van Wyk
Justification
Known from one site, the only subpopulation occurs entirely within a formally protected provincial nature reserve and there are no threats to this species.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Mpumalanga
Range
Pilgrim's Rest.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Grassland
Description
Quartzite hill slopes, often rooted in crevices between boulders, in grasslands.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Euclea dewinteri RetiefCritically Rare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Euclea dewinteri RetiefInsufficiently Known Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Bibliography

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.


Retief, E. 1986. A new species of Euclea from the Transvaal. Bothalia 16(2):228-229.


Citation
Victor, J.E. & van Wyk, A.E. 2005. Euclea dewinteri Retief. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/24

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