Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Euclea racemosa Murray subsp. bernardii F.White
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
EBENACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2017/09/27
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden
Justification
This taxon has a restricted range, with an extent of occurrence (EOO) of 3141 km². It has no severe threats and is therefore not considered to be in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape, Western Cape
Range
It is endemic to the southern Cape coast, where it occurs from George to Kenton-on-Sea.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Southern Afrotemperate Forest, Southern Cape Dune Fynbos, Goukamma Dune Thicket
Description
It occurs in coastal dune thicket and dry riverine forest.
Threats
There may have been some decline in the past due to habitat loss to coastal development, and the potential for sporadic, ongoing habitat loss remains. Most of this taxon's forest habitat is however well-protected and habitat loss is not suspected to have a severe impact on the population.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Euclea racemosa Murray subsp. bernardii F.WhiteLeast Concern 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.


White, F. and Caveney, A.N. 1980. Notes on the Ebenaceae VII. Some New names and new taxa in Africa. Bulletin Du Jardin Botanique National De Belgique 50(3/4):393-399.


Citation
von Staden, L. 2017. Euclea racemosa Murray subsp. bernardii F.White. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/24

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