|Scientific Name:||Aloe flexilifolia Christian|
|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 very small extent of occurrence, is known from a single location, and there is continuing decline due to the impacts of collectors, hence qualifies as Critically Endangered.
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||Known only from a small area in the southern West Usambara Mountains.|
Native:Tanzania, United Republic of
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|Population:||Is locally abundant in places.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Grows on rocky slopes and cliff faces.|
|Continuing decline in area, extent and/or quality of habitat:||No|
|Use and Trade:||See under threats.|
|Major Threat(s):||The population is accessible so could be impacted by collectors for medicinal use and as ornamentals.|
Is widely grown.
Not known to occur in any protected areas.
|Citation:||Eastern Arc Mountains & Coastal Forests CEPF Plant Assessment Project Participants. 2009. Aloe flexilifolia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T158247A5191712.Downloaded on 17 October 2017.|
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