|Scientific Name:||Acomys seurati|
|Species Authority:||Heim de Balsac, 1936|
|Taxonomic Notes:||Sometimes considered to be a synonym of A. cahirinus, but recognized as an independent species by Musser and Carleton (2005).|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Amori, G. (Small Nonvolant Mammal Red List Authority) & Temple, H. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)|
Listed as Least Concern since, although A. seurati has a relatively small distribution compared to the other species of Acomys, it is common and there are no major threats.
|Range Description:||This species is known only from southern Algeria. It occurs at elevations of between 1,000 and 2,000 m asl.|
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|Population:||It is a common species.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||An insectivorous species, found in rocky habitats at the base of jebels.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no major threats to this species. There is no mining activities in the area, and the habitat is only used by pastoralists.|
|Conservation Actions:||This species has been recorded from the Tassili N'Ajjer National Park.|
IUCN. 2008. 2008 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 5 October 2008).
Musser, G. G. and Carleton, M. D. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. In: D. E. Wilson and D. A. Reeder (eds), Mammal Species of the World: a geographic and taxonomic reference, pp. 894-1531. The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA.
|Citation:||Schlitter, D. 2008. Acomys seurati. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 28 February 2015.|
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