Albuca clanwilliamaegloria

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Albuca clanwilliamaegloria U.Müll.-Doblies
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
HYACINTHACEAE
Synonyms
Ornithogalum clanwilliamae-gloria (U.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt
National Status
Status and Criteria
Endangered B1ab(ii,iii,v)
Assessment Date
2005/11/02
Assessor(s)
N.A. Helme & D. Raimondo
Justification
EOO 1500 km², known from three locations. It has lost habitat to citrus cultivation, and is experiencing an ongoing habitat loss to onion, potato and vineyard expansion. The main population north of Clanwilliam has lost 40% of its subpopulation and habitat since 2000, and new fields continue to be ploughed.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Redelinghuys to Olifants River Valley.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Leipoldtville Sand Fynbos
Description
Deep acid sands.
Threats
Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Decreasing
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Albuca clanwilliamigloria U.Müll.-DobliesEN B1ab(ii,iii,v)Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.


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
Helme, N.A. & Raimondo, D. 2005. Albuca clanwilliamaegloria U.Müll.-Doblies. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/22

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