Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Khadia borealis L.Bolus
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
AIZOACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2006/02/23
Assessor(s)
P.M. Burgoyne
Justification
EOO 900 km², and locally common in suitable habitat, but available habitat is restricted. More than 10 subpopulations are known.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Limpopo
Range
Soutpansberg summit, from Lejuma to Mavhode.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Grassland
Description
Mountain summits, dry grasslands or savanna, in crevices of quartzitic rocks.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Khadia borealis L.BolusRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Bolus, H.M.L. 1936-1958. Notes on Mesembryanthemum and allied genera Part III. University of Cape Town, Bolus Herbarium, Cape Town.


Hahn, N. 2002. Endemic flora of the Soutpansberg. Unpublished MSc, Univeristy of Natal, Pietermaritzburg.


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
Burgoyne, P.M. 2006. Khadia borealis L.Bolus. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/25

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