Euphorbia martinae


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Euphorbia martinae
Species Authority: Rauh

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Assessor(s): Haevermans, T.
Reviewer(s): Rajeriarison, C., Labat, J.N., Lowry, P. & Randrianjohany, E. (Madagascar Plants RLA)
This recently described species is only known from the type location in the Massif de l’Ankarana. This species is likely to be a micro-endemic and further studies on its actual distribution and status are required.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Madagascar: Andohakarany, east of the Massif de l’Ankarana. Known only from the type location.
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Found within dry forest, on rocks
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Habitat degradation, fire, habitat clearing for charcoal.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: The type collection is from the Reserve Spéciale d’Ankarana. Listed under CITES Appendix II.

Citation: Haevermans, T. 2004. Euphorbia martinae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 31 March 2015.
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