SANBI: Rare and Threatened Plants (C…

Occurrence dataset published by South African National Biodiversity Institute

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SANBI: Rare and Threatened Plants (Cape Floristic Region, 1864-2008)

Description

The Cape Floristic Region is one of the world's six floral kindoms, yet its phenomenal floral diversity is under extreme threat and more than 17 species have gone extinct in the past few decades. 72% of South Africa's threatened plants are found in this area. This resource contains 965 rare and threatened species.

Temporal coverages

Date range: May 24, 1864 - Nov 24, 2008

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Domitilla Raimondo
Project manager
SANBI Private Bag X101 0001 Pretoria Gauteng South Africa (012) 843 5282
Metadata author
Fhatani Ranwashe
Data Technician
SANBI Private Bag X7, Kirstenbosch 7735 Claremont Western Cape South Africa 021 799 8738
Administrative contact
Domitilla Raimondo
Project manager
SANBI Private Bag X101 0001 Pretoria Gauteng South Africa (012) 843 5282

doi:10.15468/iu0mvh

Published by

South African National Biodiversity Institute

Publication Date

Dec 30, 2015

Registration Date

Oct 1, 2010

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South African National Biodiversity Institute - IPT

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Includes Namibia and South Africa

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Terry Tinder-Smith
Curator
Bolus Herbarium Bolus Herbarium, Department of Botany, University of Cape Town 7701 Rondebosch Western Cape South Africa (021) 650 2447