Crocidura foetida 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Eulipotyphla Soricidae

Scientific Name: Crocidura foetida Peters, 1870
Common Name(s):
English Bornean Shrew

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2016
Date Assessed: 2016-01-26
Assessor(s): Cassola, F.
Reviewer(s): Amori, G.
Contributor(s): Lunde, D.P., Ruedas, L. & Meijaard, E.
This species is listed as Least Concern because of its wide distribution, its occurrence in protected areas, its tolerance of habitat modification, and because it is unlikely to be declining at anything close to the rate required to qualify for listing in a threatened category.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is endemic to the island of Borneo, where it has been recorded from Kalimantan (Indonesia) and Sarawak and Sabah (Malaysia). It presumably also occurs in Brunei.
Countries occurrence:
Indonesia; Malaysia
Additional data:
Upper elevation limit (metres):2000
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Population [top]

Population:The population size of this species is not known. It is believed to be common in suitable habitats.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:There is little information available on this species. It is found in primary and secondary forest, but also occurs also in cultivated areas.
Generation Length (years):1

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): This is a widespread and adaptable species, and so is unlikely to be facing any significant threats.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species occurs in a number of protected areas.

Citation: Cassola, F. 2016. Crocidura foetida. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T136578A22310170. . Downloaded on 21 June 2018.
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