Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Brownanthus lignescens Klak
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
AIZOACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D1+2
Assessment Date
2005/06/08
Assessor(s)
C. Klak, D. Raimondo & J.E. Victor
Justification
Fewer than 300 mature individuals occurring at two known locations are potentially threatened by mining and road construction.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Springbok.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Namaqualand Shale Shrubland, Namaqualand Klipkoppe Shrubland
Description
Shale, gentle slopes covered in quartz.
Threats
Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Brownanthus lignescens KlakVU D1+2Raimondo 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., Raimondo, D. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Brownanthus lignescens Klak. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/05/16

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