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Sorocephalus palustris Rourke

Mat clusterhead

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1960's

Rediscovered in 1982

Last record: 1984 (unconfirmed reports from 1995 and 2005)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Kogelberg, Western Cape Province, South Africa

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

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.

Manning, J.C. and Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: The Core Cape Flora. Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

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.

Rebelo, T. 2001. Sasol Proteas: A field guide to the proteas of southern Africa. Fernwood Press, Vlaeberg, Cape Town.

Rebelo, A.G., Helme, N.A., Holmes, P.M., Forshaw, C.N., Richardson, S.H., Raimondo, D., Euston-Brown, D.I.W., Victor, J.E., Foden, W., Ebrahim, I., Bomhard, B., Oliver, E.G.H., Johns, A., van der Venter, J., van der Walt, R., von Witt, C., Low, A.B., Paterson-Jones, C., Rourke, J.P., Hitchcock, A.N., Potter, L., Vlok, J.H. & Pillay, D. 2011. Sorocephalus palustris Rourke. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/08.

Rebelo, A.G., Raimondo, D. & Helme, N.A. 2020. Sorocephalus palustris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T113240318A185549631. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-3.RLTS.T113240318A185549631.en. Accessed on 08 July 2022.

Vogts, M. 1982. South Africa's Proteaceae. Know them and grow them. Struik, Cape Town.

 

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