Albuca etesiogaripensis

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Albuca etesiogaripensis U.Müll.-Doblies
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
HYACINTHACEAE
Synonyms
Ornithogalum etesiogaripense (U.Müll.-Doblies) J.C.Manning & Goldblatt, not O. etesiogaripense U.Müll.-Doblies & D.Müll.-Doblies
National Status
Status and Criteria
Data Deficient - Taxonomically Problematic
Assessment Date
2015/05/16
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
This identification of specimens and therefore the assessment of this taxon is not possible, as the type specimen has not been deposited in the South African National Herbarium (PRE) as indicated in literature. No scans of the types are available online. This taxon is likely to be threatened due to livestock overgrazing and trampling in the Richtersveld.
Distribution
Endemism
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Southern Namibia to northern Namaqualand and Bushmanland.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Desert, Succulent Karoo
Description
Dry stony and rocky slopes.
Threats
Threatened by livestock overgrazing and trampling in the Richtersveld of South Africa.
Population
Population trend
Unknown
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Albuca etesiogaripensis U.Müll.-DobliesData Deficient (Taxonomically Problematic) 2015.1
Albuca etesiogaripensis U.Müll.-DobliesLeast Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Müller-Doblies, U. 1995. Enumeratio Albucarum (Hyacinthaceae) Austro-Africanarum adhuc cognitarum. 2. Subgenus Falconera (Salisb.) Baker emend. U.M-D. 1987. Feddes Repertorium 106(5-8):353-370.


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.


Snijman, D.A. 2013. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 2: The extra Cape flora. Strelitzia 30. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
Raimondo, D. 2015. Albuca etesiogaripensis U.Müll.-Doblies. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/26

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