Erepsia Hunt Bioblitz - help needed

Erepsia Hunt Bioblitz - help needed - Southern Africa : Priscilla and Stephen want to blitz Erepsia for a Bayesian Key. We need help please. If you know these species or want to help on the hunt, please comment us below.

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Priscilla and Stephen want to blitz Erepsia for a Bayesian Key. We need help please.

If you know these species or want to help on the hunt, please comment us below.

1 Feb Saturday
Cape Point - Erepsia promontorii hunt.
* No exact locality - suspect it is very young veld (1-3 years).
* Seapoint - patches of veld: open veld.
So lowland and close to sea - all along the coast.
Only known from illustration. Not seen in ages. Must be somewhere.

also: Erepsia dunensis: calcrete at Dias Strand.

2nd Feb Sunday Myberg Ravine. Erepsia forficata. See the Disas as well.

3rd Feb Monday - iSpot working session at Kirstenbosch and Compton Herbarium to get maps sorted. If you want to come help, you are most welcome.

4th Feb Tuesday - Houwhoek 4X4 route looking for oxysepala.

5th, 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th: still to be arranged. Looking for::

Cape Flats (help please: CREW!!!):
* haleyi
* ramosa

10th & 11th - high altitude peaks: rocky shallow soil summits, very young veld
* esterhuysenia
* aperta
* insignis
tentative: 10th Matroosberg Peak (4X4);
11th Tafelberg high peaks: hard climb.

11th Prix leaves

IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE FOUND AN EXCITING EREPSIA, please post it ASAP for Prix to LOOK AT!!

23 Jan 2014
Tony Rebelo