Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Chrysocoma hantamensis J.C.Manning & Goldblatt
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
ASTERACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2007/10/10
Assessor(s)
P.A. Manyama
Justification
Known from two locations. One subpopulation is potentially threatened by crop cultivation.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Bokkeveld and northern Roggeveld Escarpment.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Nieuwoudtville-Roggeveld Dolerite Renosterveld
Description
Succulent Karoo, doleritic clays.
Threats
One subpopulation is potentially threatened by habitat loss to crop cultivation.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Notes
This species is very similar to another narrow endemic of the Bokkeveld Escarpment, Euryops mirus, and when not in flower, the two species can easily be confused (Manning and Goldblatt 2005).
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Chrysocoma hantamensis J.C.Manning & GoldblattVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2005. Two new species of Asteraceae from Northern and Western cape, South Africa, and a new synonym. Bothalia 35(1):55-61.


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.


Snijman, D.A. 2013. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 2: The extra Cape flora. Strelitzia 30. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
Manyama, P.A. 2007. Chrysocoma hantamensis J.C.Manning & Goldblatt. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/05/17

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