Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Agamidae

Scientific Name: Phrynocephalus axillaris
Species Authority: Blanford, 1875
Phrynocephalus koslowi Bedriaga, 1906
Phrynocephalus ludovici Mocquard, 1910

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2009-06-30
Assessor(s): Manthey, U.
Reviewer(s): Böhm, M., Collen, B. & Ram, M. (Sampled Red List Index Coordinating Team)
Contributor(s): De Silva, R., Milligan, H.T., Wearn, O.R., Wren, S., Zamin, T., Sears, J., Wilson, P., Lewis, S., Lintott, P. & Powney, G.
Phrynocephalus axillaris has been assessed as Least Concern because it is not being impacted upon by any major threats or undergoing any population declines.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to China and occurs in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (Zhao and Adler 1993).
Countries occurrence:
China (Xinjiang)
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Population [top]

Population: There is no population information available for this species.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This species inhabits the large Tarim Basin desert of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (Guo and Wang 2007).
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): This species is known from an area of low human population density and it is therefore unlikely that it is affected by any major threats.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no known species-specific conservation measures in place, or needed, for this species.

Citation: Manthey, U. 2010. Phrynocephalus axillaris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T170411A6779048. . Downloaded on 06 October 2015.
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