Conophytum semivestitum (L. Bolus)
South Africa: Northern Cape Province
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extinction date: (?)
|The Ornoep Conophytum, one
of about one hundred species of the genus Conophytum, is known only
from a single population, which grew in the valley of the Oernoep River
near the town of Steinkopf in the South African province Northern Cape.
The habitat of the species was obviously destroyed by feldspar mining activities and by road works.