Crocidura pergrisea 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Eulipotyphla Soricidae

Scientific Name: Crocidura pergrisea Miller, 1913
Common Name(s):
English Pale Grey Shrew
Taxonomic Notes: Hutterer (2005) recognizes this species as distinct from C. zarudnyi following Jenkins (1976) and places all the largest specimens from Baltistan in this species. Roberts (1997) reports further localities from Pakistan which provisionally may belong to C. zarudnyi.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2016
Date Assessed: 2016-07-21
Assessor(s): Kennerley, R.
Reviewer(s): Amori, G.
Contributor(s): Molur, S. & Nameer, P.O.
Crocidura pergrisea is assessed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainty as to its extent of occurrence, natural history, threats and conservation status.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known only with certainty from the type locality of Skoro Loomba, in Pakistan administered Kashmir, at an elevation of around 2,900 m asl (Hutterer 2005).
Countries occurrence:
Additional data:
Upper elevation limit (metres):2896
Range Map:Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Population [top]

Population:There is no information available on the population of this species (Molur et al. 2005).
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This species is found in montane temperate forests (Molur et al. 2005).

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Threats not known for this species or habitat where it occurs (Molur et al. 2005).

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is not known from any protected areas within its range. General taxonomic research and field surveys are needed for this poorly known species (Molur et al. 2005).

Errata [top]

Errata reason: This errata assessment has been created because the map was accidentally left out of the version published previously.

Citation: Kennerley, R. 2016. Crocidura pergrisea (errata version published in 2017). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T5615A115077570. . Downloaded on 26 April 2018.
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