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For information to assist proponents in referral, environmental assessments and compliance issues, refer to the Policy Statements and Guidelines (where available), the Conservation Advice (where available) or the Listing Advice (where available).
 
In addition, proponents and land managers should refer to the Recovery Plan (where available) or the Conservation Advice (where available) for recovery, mitigation and conservation information.

EPBC Act Listing Status Listed as Endangered as Grevillea althoferorum
Recovery Plan Decision Recovery Plan required, this species had a recovery plan in force at the time the legislation provided for the Minister to decide whether or not to have a recovery plan (19/2/2007).
 
Adopted/Made Recovery Plans Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan] as Grevillea althoferorum.
 
Federal Register of
    Legislative Instruments
Declaration under s178, s181, and s183 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 - List of threatened species, List of threatened ecological communities and List of threatening processes (Commonwealth of Australia, 2000) [Legislative Instrument] as Grevillea althoferorum.
 
State Government
    Documents and Websites
WA:Western Australian Wildlife Management Program No. 28. Declared Rare and Poorly Known Flora in the Moora District (Patrick, S.J. & A.P. Brown, 2001) [State Species Management Plan].
Scientific name Grevillea althoferorum [64906]
Family Proteaceae:Proteales:Magnoliopsida:Magnoliophyta:Plantae
Species author Olde & Marriott
Infraspecies author  
Reference Olde, P.M. & Marriott, N.R. (1993) New species and taxonomic changes in Grevillea (Proteaceae: Grevilleoideae) from south-west Western Australia. Nuytsia 9(2): 295 [tax. nov.]
Other names Grevillea althoferi [65382]
Distribution map Species Distribution Map

This is an indicative distribution map of the present distribution of the species based on best available knowledge. See map caveat for more information.

Illustrations Google Images
http://florabase.dec.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/14106

The following table lists known and perceived threats to this species. Threats are based on the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) threat classification version 1.1.

Threat Class Threatening Species References
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Agriculture and Aquaculture:Land clearing, habitat fragmentation and/or habitat degradation Split-Leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Hamilton-Brown, S. & English, V., 1999) [State Recovery Plan].
Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Oryctolagus cuniculus (Rabbit, European Rabbit) Split-Leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Hamilton-Brown, S. & English, V., 1999) [State Recovery Plan].
Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation by weeds Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or predation Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox, Fox) Split-Leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Hamilton-Brown, S. & English, V., 1999) [State Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Vegetation and habitat loss caused by dieback Phytophthora cinnamomi Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:Competition, predation and/or habitat degradation by kangaroos and wallabies Split-Leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Hamilton-Brown, S. & English, V., 1999) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Habitat degradation caused by firebreak construction and/or maintenance Split-Leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Hamilton-Brown, S. & English, V., 1999) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Fire and Fire Suppression:Inappropriate prescribed regimes and/or vegetation management to control fire regimes Split-Leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Hamilton-Brown, S. & English, V., 1999) [State Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Other Ecosystem Modifications:Vegetation and habitat mortality caused by dieback Split-Leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 1999-2002 (Hamilton-Brown, S. & English, V., 1999) [State Recovery Plan].
Pollution:Airborne Agricultural pollutants:Fertiliser drift Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].
Pollution:Airborne Agricultural pollutants:Herbicide drift Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low genetic diversity and genetic inbreeding Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].
Transportation and Service Corridors:Transportation and Service Corridors:Road and rail maintenance works Split-leaved Grevillea (Grevillea althoferorum) Interim Recovery Plan 2003-2008 (Stack, G. & English, V., 2003b) [Recovery Plan].

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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Grevillea althoferorum in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:19:38 +1000.