Ember pincushion (Leucospermum glabrum)

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Ember pincushion fact file

Ember pincushion description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderProteales
FamilyProteaceae
GenusLeucospermum (1)

Information on the ember pincushion is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Outeniqua pincushion.
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Ember pincushion status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the Interim Red Data List of South African Plant Taxa (2).

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. ZipcodeZoo (May, 2010)
    http://zipcodezoo.com
  2. Threatened Species Programme (2010) Interim Red Data List of South African Plant Taxa. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria, South Africa. Available at:
    http://www.sanbi.org/biodiversity/reddata.htm
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Ember pincushion, flower detail  
Ember pincushion, flower detail

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