Moraea loubseri Goldblatt




Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 2002

Rediscovered in September 2011



Langebaan, Western Cape Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










Duncan, G. 1981. Moraea loubseri Goldbl. - saved through cultivation. Veld & Flora 67(1):18-19.

Duncan, G.D. 1997. Moraeas of the Western Cape. Veld & Flora 83(2):42-44.

Ebrahim, I., Von Witt, C. and Cohen, C. 2005. Peacocks, ploughs and porcupines. Veld & Flora 91(4):185-187.

Goldblatt, P. 1977. Moraea loubseri - and exciting new species doomed to extinction? Veld & Flora 63(3):15-16.

Goldblatt, P. 1986. The Moraeas of Southern Africa: a systematic monograph of the genus in South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland, Transkei, Botswana, Namibia, and Zimbabwe. Annals of Kirstenbosch Botanic Gardens 14:1-224. National Botanic Gardens in association with the Missouri Botanical Garden, USA, Cape Town.

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.

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.

Koopman, R., von Staden, L., Snijman, D.A. & von Witt, C. 2011. Moraea loubseri Goldblatt. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/07.

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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