Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Lachenalia kliprandensis W.F.Barker
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
HYACINTHACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2019/03/19
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden & G.D. Duncan
Justification
Lachenalia kliprandensis is a range-restricted species, with an extent of occurrence (EOO) of 2445 km². It is known from only a few records, but has no known threats, and is therefore not suspected to be in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape, Western Cape
Range
This species is endemic to eastern Namaqualand, from Gamoep to Kliprand.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Platbakkies Succulent Shrubland, Namaqualand Blomveld, Northern Knersvlakte Vygieveld
Description
It occurs on flats with deep red gravelly sand, or gentle slopes below quartz outcrops.
Threats
Lachenalia kliprandensis is not under any immediate threat (Duncan 2012).
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Lachenalia kliprandensis W.F.BarkerRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Lachenalia kliprandensis W.F.BarkerRare Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Bibliography

Duncan, G.D. 1988. Lachenalia handbook. Annals of Kirstenbosch Botanic Garden 17:1-71.


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


Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.


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
von Staden, L. & Duncan, G.D. 2019. Lachenalia kliprandensis W.F.Barker. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2020/08/11

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