|Scientific Name:||Euphorbia haeleeleana|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Endangered C2a ver 2.3|
|Assessor(s):||World Conservation Monitoring Centre|
|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. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 01 February 2015.|
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