Holothrix culveri Bolus



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1890

Rediscovered in ?



Barberton, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










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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.

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