Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Othonna papaveroides Hutch.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
ASTERACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Data Deficient - Insufficient Information
Assessment Date
2007/04/29
Assessor(s)
P.P.J. Herman & J.E. Victor
Justification
Last collected in 1933. Herbarium specimen labels are insufficiently detailed to determine the habitat of this species and therefore its threat status cannot be determined.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Gifberg and Nardous Mountain.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Unknown.
Threats
Unknown. Whether or not this species is threatened depends on the exact habitat, if it occurs on deep sands it may be threatened by rooibos tea cultivation.
Population
Population trend
Unknown
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Othonna papaveroides Hutch.Data Deficient Raimondo et al. (2009)
Othonna papaveroides Hutch.VU D2Victor (2002)
Othonna papaveroides Hutch.Insufficiently Known Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Othonna papaveroides Hutch.Uncertain Hall et al. (1980)
Bibliography

Hall, A.V., De Winter, M., De Winter, B. and Van Oosterhout, S.A.M. 1980. Threatened plants of southern Africa. South African National Scienctific Programmes Report 45. CSIR, Pretoria.


Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical 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.


Victor, J.E. 2002. South Africa. In: J.S. Golding (ed), Southern African plant Red Data Lists. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report 14 (pp. 93-120), SABONET, Pretoria.


Citation
Herman, P.P.J. & Victor, J.E. 2007. Othonna papaveroides Hutch. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/05/20

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