The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Brachystelma gracillimum


Species Authority
Brachystelma gracillium R.A.Dyer (used by Oldfield, 1997:15)
Common Name
Marico district, east of Ramotswa, South Africa
Last record
IUCN status
Not evaluated
Vanishing Flora thread
[b]Species Bibliography[/b]
Boele, C., Kroesen, A.C.J., and Noltee, F.K.A. 1987. Checklist of Brachystelma, Ceropegia, Riocreuxia and the Stapelieae. West Sussex: Southern Reprographics. 
Dyer, R.A. 1980. Brachystelma, Ceropegia and Riocreuxia. In: O.A. Leistner (ed). Flora of Southern Africa 27 Part 4:1-88. Botanical Research Institute, Pretoria.
Dyer, R.A. 1983. Ceropegia, Brachystelma and Riocreuxia in southern Africa. A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
Manyama, P.A. & Hahn, N. 2016. Brachystelma gracillimum R.A.Dyer. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/04/17
Oldfield, Sara (comp.). (1997). [url=]Cactus and Succulent Plants: Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan[/url]. IUCN/SSC Cactus and Succulent Specialist Group. Gland, Switzerland & Cambridge, U.K.: IUCN. 10 + 212 pp.
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.