Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Eulipotyphla Soricidae

Scientific Name: Crocidura dhofarensis
Species Authority: Hutterer & Harrison, 1988
Common Name(s):
English Dhofarian Shrew

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Hutterer, R.
Reviewer(s): Amori, G. (Small Nonvolant Mammal Red List Authority) & Temple, H. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)
This species is known only from the type locality. There is no information available regarding extent of occurrence, area of occupancy, population size or population trends so the species is assessed as Data Deficient.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1996 Critically Endangered (CR)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Known only from type locality (Oman: Dhofar, Khadrafi). Collected at an altitude of 620 m.
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: No information is available on population size or trend.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Unknown.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No specific measures are known.

Citation: Hutterer, R. 2008. Crocidura dhofarensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T5599A11393398. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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