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Euphorbia delphinensis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Euphorbia delphinensis
Species Authority: Ursch & Leandri

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Haevermans, T.
Reviewer(s): Rajeriarison, C., Labat, J.N., Lowry, P. & Randrianjohany, E. (Madagascar Plants RLA)
Justification:
This species is poorly known. The exact location of the type specimen is unprecise, but Rauh (1995) states that the species grows at Vinanibe. The extent of occurrence and area of occupancy for this species are unknown, however, this species is likely to be restricted to the Vinanibe area, very close to the city of Fort-Dauphin. It is therefore rated as VU D2.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: South-west Madagascar: Fort-Dauphin (Vinanibe).
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Madagascar
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Population [top]

Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: On rocks.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Habitat degradation, fire, collection for the horticultural trade.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Listed under CITES Appendix II.

Citation: Haevermans, T. 2004. Euphorbia delphinensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T44332A10892824. . Downloaded on 26 May 2016.
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