Lampranthus dregeanus

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Lampranthus dregeanus (Sond.) N.E.Br.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
AIZOACEAE
Synonyms
Erepsia dregeana (Sond.) Schwantes, Mesembryanthemum dregeanum Sond.
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2016/01/05
Assessor(s)
C. Klak & L. von Staden
Justification
Widespread and not in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape, Western Cape
Range
Kamiesberg and Gifberg southwards to Villiersdorp.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Lower stony sandstone slopes and sandstone-shale transitions, 100-900 m.
Population

This species is abundant in recently burnt fynbos.


Population trend
Stable
Notes
This assessment includes L. globosus and L. gracilipes, which are considered insufficiently distinct from this taxon (Klak in Manning and Goldblatt 2012).
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Lampranthus dregeanus (Sond.) N.E.Br.VU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.


Manning, J.C. and Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: The Core Cape Flora. Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity 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
Klak, C. & von Staden, L. 2016. Lampranthus dregeanus (Sond.) N.E.Br. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/09/24

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