Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Crassula cremnophila Van Jaarsv. & A.E.van Wyk
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
CRASSULACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2008/05/03
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo, P.A. Manyama & D.A. Kamundi
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO <500 km²), known from two subpopulations. Not threatened due to the inaccessibility of its habitat to livestock.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape
Range
Baviaanskloof and Kouga River.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Albany Thicket, Fynbos
Description
Shade in crevices of vertical cliff faces, usually on eastern and southern aspects, 100-700 m.
Threats
No threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Crassula cremnophila Van Jaarsv. & A.E.van WykRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

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.


Van Jaarsveld, E.J. and van Wyk, A.E. 1999. Five new cremnophilous taxa from sei-arid regions in South Africa. Aloe 36(4):71-74.


Citation
Raimondo, D., Manyama, P.A. & Kamundi, D.A. 2008. Crassula cremnophila Van Jaarsv. & A.E.van Wyk. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/08/16

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