Helichrysum sphaerocephalum


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Helichrysum sphaerocephalum
Species Authority: Balf.f.
Taxonomic Notes: Synonym = Helichrysum sphaerocephalum var. sarmentosum Balf.f.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Miller, A.
Reviewer(s): Abuzinada, A.H. & AL-Eisawi, D.M.H. (Arabian Plants Red List Authority)
Common in several vegetation types and under no present or perceived threat.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Endemic to Soqotra.
Yemen (Socotra)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: In the Haggeher mountains locally common in semi deciduous montane woodland and shrubland; Altitude of 850–1,300 m.
In the western limestone plateau on rocky limestone slopes in low shrubland (with Pulicaria stephanocarpa and Buxanthus hildebrandtii); Altitude of 650–800 m.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Miller, A. 2004. Helichrysum sphaerocephalum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 28 March 2015.
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