Drimia flagellaris

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Drimia flagellaris T.J.Edwards, D.Styles & N.R.Crouch
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
HYACINTHACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2006/11/28
Assessor(s)
C.R. Scott-Shaw & J.E. Victor
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO 30 km²). Grows on cliff faces where it is protected from serious threats.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
KwaZulu-Natal
Range
Pinetown.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Savanna
Description
Cliff faces, south or south-eastern aspects, in dry or permanently moist conditions and in shady as well as exposed situations.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Drimia flagellaris T.J.Edwards, D.Styles & N.R.CrouchRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Edwards, T.J., Crouch, N.R. and Styles, D. 2005. Drimia flagellaris (Hyacinthaceae): a new discovery from KwaZulu-Natal. South African Journal of Botany 71(1):122-126.


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
Scott-Shaw, C.R. & Victor, J.E. 2006. Drimia flagellaris T.J.Edwards, D.Styles & N.R.Crouch. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2018/11/18

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