|Scientific Name:||Euphorbia bulbispina|
|Species Authority:||Rauh & Razaf.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Rajeriarison, C., Labat, J.N., Lowry, P. & Randrianjohany, E. (Madagascar Plants RLA)|
This species is known only from the summit of Windsor Castle and surroundings rocks (Rauh 1998), although It may also be present on the rocks of the Montagne des Francais, further South. The exact extent of occurrence and area of occupancy is not known but E. bulbispina is likely to be restricted to a very small area, outside any protected areas. It thus qualifies for VU D2.
|Range Description:||Northern Madagascar (Antsiranana district): Windsor-Castle (Bobaomby) and surroundings, where it is locally abundant on the rocky summits.|
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|Habitat and Ecology:||Found in rock cracks.|
|Major Threat(s):||Habitat degradation, fire, collection for the horticultural trade.|
|Conservation Actions:||Listed under CITES Appendix II.|
IUCN. 2004. 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. www.iucnredlist.org. Downloaded on 23 November 2004.
Rauh, W. 1995. Succulent and Xerophytic plants of Madagascar. Vol I. Strawberry Press, Mill Valley.
|Citation:||Haevermans, T. 2004. Euphorbia bulbispina. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 25 October 2014.|
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