|Scientific Name:||Euphorbia gottlebei|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Rajeriarison, C., Labat, J.N., Lowry, P. & Randrianjohany, E. (Madagascar Plants RLA)|
This species is only known from the type locality: limestone slopes of the Fiherenana valley. This location is difficult to access today, and it hasn’t yet been collected elsewhere. It is likely to have a very restricted range and has a high appeal for the horticultural trade.
It is rated as VU D2 until more precise data is available to assess its exact extent of occurrence and area of occupancy.
|Range Description:||South-west Madagascar: Fiherenana valley, north-west of Sakaraha.|
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|Habitat and Ecology:||On steep limestone slopes.|
|Major Threat(s):||Habitat degradation, fire, collection for the national and international horticultural trade.|
|Conservation Actions:||Listed under CITES Appendix II.|
|Citation:||Haevermans, T. 2004. Euphorbia gottlebei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 28 July 2014.|
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