|Scientific Name:||Crocidura caspica|
|Species Authority:||Thomas, 1907|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|Contributor(s):||Tsytsulina, K. & Krystufek, B.|
There are unresolved taxonomic issues with this species. Very little information is available regarding distribution, population size and trends, and potential threats, hence is listed as Data Deficient.
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||The Caspian Shrew is known only from the southwest coast lowlands of the Caspian Sea in Iran and Azerbaijan. The species is found in the Lenkoran district of Azerbaijan (Baku 2004).|
Native:Azerbaijan; Iran, Islamic Republic of
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|Population:||There is no information available on population status or trends.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||There is no information available on its habitat preferences.|
|Major Threat(s):||There is no information available on threats affecting this species.|
|Conservation Actions:||No conservation actions are known to be in place for this species.|
|Errata reason:||This errata assessment has been created because the map was accidentally left out of the version published previously.|
Baku. 2004. First National Report to the CBD. Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences 2004.
Hutterer, R. 2005. Order Soricomorpha. In: D.E. Wilson and D.M. Reeder (eds), Mammal Species of the World, pp. 220-311. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
IUCN. 2016. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-3. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 07 December 2016).
IUCN. 2017. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2017-1. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org.
|Citation:||Kennerley, R. 2016. Crocidura caspica. (errata version published in 2017) The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T136444A115207731.Downloaded on 24 June 2017.|
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