Blepharis obermeyerae

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Blepharis obermeyerae Vollesen
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
ACANTHACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2013/01/30
Assessor(s)
D.A. Kamundi & L. von Staden
Justification
Widespread and not in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Limpopo, Mpumalanga
Range
Waterberg and across the eastern Highveld to Komatipoort, as well as adjacent areas in Mozambique.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Grassland, Savanna
Description
Wooded grassland and bushveld, stony or alluvial soils, 300-1500 m.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Blepharis obermeyerae VollesenLeast Concern 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.


Vollesen, K. 2000. Blepharis (Acanthaceae): A taxonomic revision. Kew: Royal Botanic Gardens, Richmond, England.


Citation
Kamundi, D.A. & von Staden, L. 2013. Blepharis obermeyerae Vollesen. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/02/23

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