Helichrysum sp. nov. B


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Helichrysum sp. nov. B
Species Authority: (Miller 14185, E)
Taxonomic Notes: Vouchers: Miller 14185; 14217 (E).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 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)
A rare species, with a very limited area of occupancy.

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: Hanging on limestone cliffs in shrubland. Altitude of 500–800 m.

Aromatic shrub with greyish-green leaves and pink or lilac flowers. Similar to H. suffruticosum but differing in the narrower, more densely hairy leaves with nerves radiating from the base and entire margin.
Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Miller, A. 2004. Helichrysum sp. nov. B. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 27 May 2015.
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