|Scientific Name:||Euphorbia zoutpansbergensis R.A.Dyer|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Lower Risk/near threatened ver 2.3|
|Assessor(s):||Hilton-Taylor, C. <i>et al.</i>|
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|Range Description:||A small spiny succulent tree restricted to the Zoutpansberg and Blouberg mountain ranges.|
Native:South Africa (Limpopo Province)
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|Habitat and Ecology:||Grows in mixed savanna on sandy soils on rocky, sandstone slopes of ridges and hills with a north and north-east aspect.|
|Major Threat(s):||Apart from slight pressure from succulent-collectors, no immediate threats exist. Any change in land use, however, would have a serious impact because of the species' restricted range.|
|Conservation Actions:||The species is listed as protected, but it is not recorded from any conservation areas. The species is subject to CITES Appendix II controls.|
Fourie, S.P. 1984. Threatened Euphorbias in the Transvaal. The Euphorbia Journal 2:75-90.
Hilton-Taylor, C. (compiler) 1998. Assessment of Southern African Trees for WCMC.
Hilton-Taylor, C. (ed.). 1996. Red Data List of Southern African Plants. Strelitzia 4. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
|Citation:||Hilton-Taylor, C. et al.. 1998. Euphorbia zoutpansbergensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30347A9538981.Downloaded on 14 August 2018.|
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