Tylecodon atropurpureus

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Tylecodon atropurpureus Bruyns
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
CRASSULACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2006/11/10
Assessor(s)
P.V. Bruyns & D. Raimondo
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO<100 km²), known from two subpopulations, not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Springbok to Steinkopf.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Succulent Karoo
Description
Namaqualand Shale Shrubland, in renosterveld in shade of bushes.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Tylecodon atropurpureus BruynsRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Tylecodon atropurpureus BruynsRare Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Bibliography

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
Bruyns, P.V. & Raimondo, D. 2006. Tylecodon atropurpureus Bruyns. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/27

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