Lachenalia minima

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Lachenalia minima W.F.Barker
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
HYACINTHACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2005/09/15
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor & G.D. Duncan
Justification
Known from four locations. Subpopulations occur adjacent to major roads, which if widened would result in the extinction of this species in the wild.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Bitterfontein.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Namaqualand Klipkoppe Shrubland, Vanrhynsdorp Gannabosveld
Description
Succulent karoo shrubland on moist clay flats.
Threats
Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Lachenalia minima W.F.BarkerVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Lachenalia minima W.F.BarkerEndangered Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Bibliography

Duncan, G. 2004. TSP collection sheet.


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


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


Hilton-Taylor, C. Unpublished. Succulent Karoo Red Data List (version 1997 - in preparation). SANBI.


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
Victor, J.E. & Duncan, G.D. 2005. Lachenalia minima W.F.Barker. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/22

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