Lachenalia martleyi G.D.Duncan, 2012



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1929

Rediscovered in 2017 or before



Somerset West, Overberg district, Western Cape Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Duncan, G. D. (2012). The genus Lachenalia. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.


Other references:

Duncan, Graham D. (2017). Two new species, two rediscoveries and a range extension in Lachenalia (Asparagaceae: Scilloideae) from southern and western South Africa. Phytotaxa 316(3): 261-270.

Le Roux, Johannes J., Hui, C., Castillo, M. L., Iriondo, J. M., Keet, J.-H., Khapugin, A. A., Médail, F., Rejmánek, M., Theron, G. Yannelli, F. A. and Hirsch, H. (2019). Recent Anthropogenic Plant Extinctions Differ in Biodiversity Hotspots and Coldspots. Current Biology 29(17): 2912-2918.e2.

von Staden, L. and Duncan, Graham D. (2014). Lachenalia martleyi G.D.Duncan. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/07.


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