Tylecodon sulphureus var. armianus

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Tylecodon sulphureus (Toelken) Toelken var. armianus Van Jaarsv.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
CRASSULACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2008/05/03
Assessor(s)
P.F. Matlamela, D. Raimondo & D.A. Kamundi
Justification
A range-restricted taxon (EOO 230 km²), known from two subpopulations, this taxon has no recorded threats.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Orange River Valley in northern Bushmanland, Dabenorisberg to Pellaberg Mountains.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Succulent Karoo
Description
Steep, often sheer, north-facing quartz cliffs, shaded for most of the day, 700-1100 m.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Tylecodon sulphureus (Toelken) Toelken var. armianus Van Jaarsv.Rare 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.


Citation
Matlamela, P.F., Raimondo, D. & Kamundi, D.A. 2008. Tylecodon sulphureus (Toelken) Toelken var. armianus Van Jaarsv. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/05/22

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