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Accepted Species

Encephalartos arenarius R.A.Dyer View taxon in

Published in: J. S. African Bot. 22(1): 1-4. 1956. (J. S. African Bot. View Publication info in IPNI View Publication info  in Tropicos)

Type Information

Collector and Number: R.A. Dyer 5441

Locality: South Africa, Cape Province, Alexandria District, Kaba Valley, about 4 mi. from Woody Cape on Old Millers farm at end of closed valley, 500 ft

Type Location(s): HT:PRE; IT:GRA, K, NBG

Nomenclatural notes: Journal cover dated January 1956, article itself says 'published December 31, 1955'. Dyer cites the publication year as 1956 in Bothalia 8(4): 470 and so do Dyer & Verdoorn (1966) in Flora of South Africa: 19.

Distribution: South Africa (E Cape)

IUCN Red List Conservation Status: Endangered; A2acd; B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v)+2ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v); C1 [Source citation]


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