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Doratogonus praealtus

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA ARTHROPODA DIPLOPODA SPIROSTREPTIDA SPIROSTREPTIDAE

Scientific Name: Doratogonus praealtus
Species Authority: Hamer, 2000

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2006
Date Assessed: 2006-01-31
Assessor(s): Hamer, M.
Reviewer(s): Samways, M. & Hamer, M. (Southern African Invertebrate Red List Authority)
Justification:
This species does live in areas that are threatened through agriculture (timber plantations), but its current extent of occurrence is larger than the threshold for Vulnerable. The area of occupancy is unknown because it is uncertain whether it is confined to or totally dependant on forest patches, or whether populations also occur in grassland.

Geographic Range [top]

Countries:
Native:
South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga); Swaziland
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Hamer, M. 2006. Doratogonus praealtus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 16 September 2014.
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