Map_thumbnail_large_font

Euphorbia martinae

Status_ne_offStatus_dd_offStatus_lc_offStatus_nt_offStatus_vu_onStatus_en_offStatus_cr_offStatus_ew_offStatus_ex_off

Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
PLANTAE TRACHEOPHYTA MAGNOLIOPSIDA EUPHORBIALES EUPHORBIACEAE

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)
Justification:
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.
Countries:
Native:
Madagascar
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

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 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 21 September 2014.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please fill in the feedback form so that we can correct or extend the information provided