Shirakiopsis aubrevillei

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Shirakiopsis aubrevillei
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Genus: Shirakiopsis
Species: S. aubrevillei
Binomial name
Shirakiopsis aubrevillei
(Leandri) Esser

Sapium aubrevillei

Shirakiopsis aubrevillei[1] (syn. Sapium aubrevillei) is a species of flowering plant in the family Euphorbiaceae. It is native to Ivory Coast and Ghana, where it grows in wet forest habitat. It is threatened by habitat destruction from mining, logging, and tree plantations.[2]


  1. ^ Shirakiopsis aubrevillei. The Plant List.
  2. ^ Hawthorne, W. 1998. Sapium aubrevillei. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. Downloaded on 17 September 2013.