Portulaca spp. 
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
United States (Hawaii), Yemen

Species/Common Names:
Portulaca kuriensis
Portulaca samhaensis
Portulaca sclerocarpa
Portulaca sedifolia

Facts Summary:
Portulaca is a genus of plants of concern and found in the following area(s): United States (Hawaii), Yemen.

This article is only an excerpt. If it appears incomplete or if you wish to see article references, visit the rest of its contents here.

Wikipedia Article
Copyright Notice: This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Portulaca".

Status/Date(s) Listed as Endangered

  Scientific Name Status Listing Date Range
1. Portulaca kuriensisVU-IUCN2004Yemen
2. Portulaca samhaensisEN-IUCN2004Yemen
3. Portulaca sclerocarpaEN-US FWSMarch 4, 1994United States (Hawaii)
4. Portulaca sedifoliaEN-IUCN2004Yemen

Featured Article

Rare Black Panther Seen Alive in Kenya
Biologists have recently documented rare footage of a black panther stalking the forests of Kenya. The team of biologists shot the footage of the sleek big cat after spending months watching and waiting, according to a conservation scientist from the San Diego Zoo.



Endangered Species of Our Planet

Donate, Adopt, Get Involved

EEC Conservation Directory

Mailing List

Would you like to receive a notice and link when the new Creature Feature is posted?

Enter your e-mail address below:


Fun & Games

Are you inspired by endangered animals? Check out our games and coloring pages! More to come soon.
color endangered creatures
play hangman