Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Namaquanthus vanheerdii L.Bolus
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
AIZOACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2005/04/10
Assessor(s)
C. Klak & J.E. Victor
Justification
Two known locations are potentially threatened by mining and livestock grazing and trampling.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Port Nolloth.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Southern Richtersveld Inselberg Shrubland
Description
Upper slopes of rocky outcrops.
Threats
Habitat degradation, Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Namaquanthus vanheerdii L.BolusVU D2Raimondo 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
Klak, C. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Namaquanthus vanheerdii L.Bolus. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/29

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