|Scientific Name:||Oreofraga morrisiana|
|Species Authority:||M.F.Watson & E.L.Barclay|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Abuzinada, A.H. & AL-Eisawi, D.M.H. (Arabian Plants Red List Authority)|
A rare species, with a very limited area of occupancy
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|Habitat and Ecology:||
Rare, on cliffs on both the limestone and granite. Altitude of 500–1,100 m.
The only umbel on Soqotra with a distinct stem. It is relatively common in the zone on the limestone escarpment on Samha which captures low cloud and drizzle at certain times of year. On Soqotra it is restricted to cliffs on the limestone escarpment near Qallansiyah and is rare on the granite pinnacles of the Haggeher.
|Citation:||Miller, A. 2004. Oreofraga morrisiana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 29 January 2015.|
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