Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Chenopodiopsis retrorsa Hilliard
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
SCROPHULARIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2007/02/15
Assessor(s)
N.A. Helme & D. Raimondo
Justification
Known from one location and potentially threatened by alien plant invasion and quarrying.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Caledon Swartberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Western Ruens Shale Renosterveld, Overberg Sandstone Fynbos
Description
Lower sandstone slopes.
Threats
Invasive Alien Species (direct effects), Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Chenopodiopsis retrorsa HilliardVU 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.


Hilliard, O.M. 1990. A brief survey of Scrophulariaceae-Selagineae. Edinburgh Journal of Botany 47(3):315-343.


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
Helme, N.A. & Raimondo, D. 2007. Chenopodiopsis retrorsa Hilliard. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/05/19

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