Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Euphorbia noxia
Species Authority: Pax

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Thulin, M.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Rare (R)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: South of Bosaso and Qandala in north-eastern Somalia.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A laxly branched, slender tree confined to a few localities on rocky limestone soils with sparse bushland.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The habitat is under some threat from overcutting and overgrazing.

Citation: Thulin, M. 1998. Euphorbia noxia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30897A9580885. . Downloaded on 06 October 2015.
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