The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Oxalis hygrophila Dreyer



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Oxalis minuta callosa T.M.Salter


Conservation Status

Last record: 2001



Pakhuis Pass, Western Cape Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










Dreyer, L.L., Oberlander, K.C. & Raimondo, D. 2012. Oxalis hygrophila Dreyer. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/07.

Kumwenda, M., Dreyer, L.L., Marais, E.M. and Manning, J.C. 2004. A taxonomic reassessment of the varieties of Oxalis minuta (Oxalidaceae) and the change of O. minuta var. callosa to specific rank as O. hygrophila. South African Journal of Botany 70(2):259-264.

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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