|Scientific Name:||Aloe classenii|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Critically Endangered B1ab(v) ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Eastern Arc Mountains & Coastal Forests CEPF Plant Assessment Project Participants|
|Reviewer(s):||Beentje, H., Gereau, R., Kabuye, C., Kalema, J., Luke, Q., Lyaruu, H., Maunder, M., Mwachala, G., Ndangalasi, H., Njau, F., Schatz, G. & Wabuele, E. (East African Plants Red List Authority)|
Has a small extent of occurrence (less than 100 km²) and is severely fragmented. There is continuing decline due to the impact of illegal collectors. Might also qualify under criterion C, but there is no population information to apply this criterion.
|Range Description:||Known only from three localities in southern Kenya: Kasigau, Kilibasi, and Kizima (Kirima) Hill.|
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|Population:||Not abundant at any of the localities.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Grows in lowland forest and deciduous bushland between and on rocky slabs.|
|Major Threat(s):||Sought after by succulent collectors.|
Occurs in at least one protected area: Kasigau Forest Reserve.
Is in cultivation in botanic gardens.
|Citation:||Eastern Arc Mountains & Coastal Forests CEPF Plant Assessment Project Participants 2009. Aloe classenii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 19 December 2014.|
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