Lachenalia patentissima

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Lachenalia patentissima G.D.Duncan
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
HYACINTHACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2014/04/03
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO 75 km²), but not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Southern Cape Peninsula.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Crevices in rocky north- and northeast-facing sandstone ledges.
Threats
This species' habitat is protected within the Table Mountain National Park and it is not threatened.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Lachenalia patentissima G.D.DuncanRare 2014.1
Bibliography

Duncan, G.D. 2012. The genus Lachenalia. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.


Citation
von Staden, L. 2014. Lachenalia patentissima G.D.Duncan. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/26

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