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Euphorbia croizatii 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Plantae Tracheophyta Magnoliopsida Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae

Scientific Name: Euphorbia croizatii Leandri

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1ab(iii)+2ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Annotations:
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Haevermans, T.
Reviewer(s): Rajeriarison, C., Labat, J.N., Lowry, P. & Randrianjohany, E. (Madagascar Plants RLA)
Justification:
This species has a small extent of occurrence (439.812 km²) and small area of occupancy (129.126 km²). Recorded from three localities and comprises of one to three subpopulations. The habitat where E. croizatii occurs, is highly fragmented.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:South-west Madagascar, Ampilira to Ampasimpolaka. The habitat in which E. croizatii occurs is highly fragmented.
Countries occurrence:
Native:
Madagascar
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Population [top]

Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Found in the south-west bush of Madagascar, on rocks.
Systems:Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Habitat degradation, fire, habitat clearing for charcoal, collection for the horticultural trade.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Some localities fall within reserves and protected forests (Andohahela). Listed under CITES Appendix II.

Citation: Haevermans, T. 2004. Euphorbia croizatii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T44322A10891200. . Downloaded on 19 November 2017.
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