Euphorbia tanaensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Euphorbia tanaensis
Species Authority: Bally

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered B1+2c, D ver 2.3
Year Published: 1998
Date Assessed: 1998-01-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): CAMP Workshop, Kenya (November 1996)
Previously published Red List assessments:
1998 Endangered (E)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Confined to Witu Forest Reserve. The present population estimate includes 20 mature individuals.
Countries occurrence:
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: A medium-sized tree of semi-deciduous swamp forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Although the area is legally protected, civil insecurity has led to a lack of research and enforcement of protective measures. The species is included on
Citation: CAMP Workshop, Kenya (November 1996). 1998. Euphorbia tanaensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30898A9581019. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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