Loris tardigradus ssp. nycticeboides 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Lorisidae

Scientific Name: Loris tardigradus ssp. nycticeboides Hill, 1942
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Highland Slender Loris, Horton Plains Slender Loris, Montane Slender Loris
Loris tardigradus ssp. nyctoceboides Hill, 1942 [orth. error]

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A2cd+4cd; B1ab(i,ii,iii,iv,v) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Nekaris, A.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
This species is listed as Endangered as it is believed to have undergone a decline of more than 50% over the last three generations due to a combination of habitat loss and hunting and is predicted to decline at the same rate over the next three generations. Also, its extent of occurrence is probably less than 5,000 km2, with all individuals in fewer than five locations, and the extent of its forest habitat is probably declining.
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Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Current Population Trend:Decreasing
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Nekaris, A. 2008. Loris tardigradus ssp. nycticeboides. In: . The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T39756A10262765. . Downloaded on 24 June 2018.
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