|Scientific Name:||Euphorbia haeleeleana|
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Wagner, W.L., Herbst, D.R. and Lorence, D.H. 2005 onwards. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands website. Available at: http://botany.si.edu/pacificislandbiodiversity/hawaiianflora/index.htm.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Endangered C2a ver 2.3|
|Assessor(s):||World Conservation Monitoring Centre|
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||A small dioecious tree occurring on two Hawaiian islands.|
Native:United States (Hawaiian Is.)
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|Population:||At present 15 populations, containing between 450 and 625 individuals, are recorded from the Waianae Mountains on Oahu and on the north-west coast of Kauai. All but one of the localities are on state-owned land.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||Lowland forest, both moist and dry.|
|Major Threat(s):||The habitat is steadily being degraded by feral goats, pigs and also deer and the spread of introduced plants is causing a decline in native flora.|
|Conservation Actions:||The species is listed as endangered on the US Endangered Species Act.|
Oldfield, S., Lusty, C. and MacKinven, A. (compilers). 1998. The World List of Threatened Trees. World Conservation Press, Cambridge, UK.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1996. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; determination of endangered and threatened status for fourteen plant taxa from the Hawaiin Islands. U.S. Federal Register 61(198): 53108-53124.
Wagner, W., Herbst, D. and Sohmer, S. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawaii. University of Hawaii Press, Bishop Museum Press, Honolulu.
|Citation:||World Conservation Monitoring Centre. 1998. Euphorbia haeleeleana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1998: e.T30925A9592476.Downloaded on 23 August 2017.|
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