|Scientific Name:||Isoetes toximontana|
|Species Authority:||Muáelman & J.P.Roux|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Roux, J.P. & Raimondo, D.|
|Reviewer(s):||Foden, W. & Juffe, D|
Very narrow distribution range, three known sites but probably many more as it is a very cryptic undercollected species (J.P. Roux pers. comm. 2006.) It also has no major threats or sign of decline. It is listed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||Endemic to Gifberg and Cedarberg mountain ranges, Northern and Western Cape.
1) Gifberg, many temporary standing pools or rock flushes on the Gifberg have the plant, this is all one subpopulation (J.P. Roux)
2) Pakhuis Pass, possibly more common on the Cedarberg. J.P Roux recently found additional sub populations of this species in the Cedarberg extending the range listed in Cook.
3) 22 km SE of Vanrhynsdorp, 1.0km south of Oubergpad, Gifberg road. 2001
|Estimated area of occupancy (AOO) - km2:||<20|
|Upper elevation limit (metres):||565|
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|Population:||Estimated number of locations: >10;
Three known but probably many more, very cryptic undercollected species (J.P. Roux pers. comm. 2006).
|Current Population Trend:||Stable|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Submerged in a temporary pond, 565m, on rocks|
|Major Threat(s):||No known threats - plants occur on rocky areas.|
|Conservation Actions:||No information|
|Citation:||Roux, J.P. & Raimondo, D. 2010. Isoetes toximontana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T185367A8397474. . Downloaded on 29 May 2016.|
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