The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Lepidium amissum de Lange & Heenan, 2013

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct (Humphreys et al., 2019)

Last record: January 1917 (de Lange et al. 2013)

 

Distribution

Cliffs between Karekare and Manukau Heads, North Island, New Zealand

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

See (de Lange et al. 2013).

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

P. J. de Lange, P. B. Heenan, G. J. Houliston, J. R. Rolfe, A. D. Mitchell. (2013). New Lepidium (Brassicaceae) from New Zealand. PhytoKeys 24: 1-147.

 

Other references:

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

de Lange, P.J.; Rolfe, J.R.; Champion, P.D.; Courtney, S.P.; Heenan, P.B.; Barkla, J.W.; Cameron, E.K.; Norton, D.A.; Hitchmough, R.A. (2013). Conservation status of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants, 2012. New Zealand Threat Classification Series 3. Department of Conservation, Wellington. 70 pp.

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