|Scientific Name:||Euphorbia otjipembana L.C.Leach|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D1 ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Craven, P. & Loots, S.|
|Reviewer(s):||Victor, J.E. & Hilton-Taylor, C. (Southern African Plants Red List Authority)|
Euphorbia otjipembana is assessed as Vulnerable. The RAMAS® Red List version 2.0 software package was used to make this assessment.
This species is known from two subpopulations (extent of occurrence < 1,875 km²) with total population size estimated at < 1,000. The species has not been collected for 27 years and plants are uncommon and scattered.
|Range Description:||Only known from two subpopulations in two locations in Namibia. Plants are uncommon, scattered and recorded as rare and infrequent.|
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|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Occurs on stony east-facing slopes in dwarf mopane woodland in association with a Cyphostemma ("succulent Cissus") species (Leach 1976). Recorded as rare and infrequent at 4,000 ft.|
|Major Threat(s):||Current threats are unknown.|
|Conservation Actions:||Euphorbia otjipembana is included on CITES Appendix II.|
|Citation:||Craven, P. & Loots, S. 2004. Euphorbia otjipembana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T46809A11082796.Downloaded on 18 September 2018.|
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