Euphorbia cereiformis

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Euphorbia cereiformis L.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
EUPHORBIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Data Deficient - Taxonomically Problematic
Assessment Date
2015/10/07
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden
Justification
Euphorbia cereiformis is known only in cultivation, where it has been documented in European plant collections since the 1600s. It possibly originated from South Africa, but no wild material has ever been confidently associated with this taxon.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Range
Unknown.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Description
Unknown.
Population
Population trend
Unknown
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Euphorbia cereiformis L.Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


White, A., Dyer, R.A. and Sloane, B.L. 1941. The succulent Euphorbieae (Southern Africa) Volume II. Abbey Garden Press, Pasadena.


Citation
von Staden, L. 2015. Euphorbia cereiformis L. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/10/21

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