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Thursday 18 December 2014

Threatened Mammals : Threats Table


THREAT TABLE

Mammals in danger for AFROSORICIDEA (Golden mole, Tenrec)
LIGHTING
Threat cause
Development of agriculture, species are considered harmful

Damage
38 threatened species and subspecies
this represents 25.2 % of Afrosoricidea
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and 1 extinct species since 1900
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NAVIGATION
Specialized Insitut for the protection of species have developed a risk level of threats.
For AFROSORICIDEA , locate the species and subspecies concerned by risk level and Institut
Level's threatened selection
 
Institut's selection
 
MORE ABOUT
This species are critically endangered !!
Despite the protective measures that are being endangered species, laws are not always respected or enforced. Species declared in danger may disappear forever if stringent measures are not taken quickly. This is the case for these species and subspecies, their population is now very small and in a few decades, they have disappeared in the wild.
PHOTO COMMON NAME
LATIN NAME
DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Somali Golden Mole
Calcochloris tytonis
 Somalia, only from Giohar (= Villaggio Duca degli Abruzzi).  IUCN 1996 : Critically Endangered - IUCN 2009 : Data Deficient
Visagie's Golden Mole
Chrysochloris visagiei
 South Africa, only from Northern Cape Province, Gouna (54 mi. =87 km, E Calvinia).  IUCN 1996 : Critically Endangered - IUCN 2009 : Data Deficient
De Winton's Golden Mole
Cryptochloris wintoni
 South Africa, Little Namaqualand, only at Port Nolloth, Northern Cape Province  IUCN 1996 : Vulnerable - IUCN 2009 : Critically Endangered   B1ab(iii)
Van Zyl's Golden Mole
Cryptochloris zyli
 South Africa, only from Northern Cape Province, Compagnies Drift, 16 km inland from Lamberts Bay  IUCN 1996 : Critically Endangered - IUCN 2009 : Endangered   B1ab(iii)
Tree Shrew Tenrec, Wood Nymph Tenrec, Dryad Shrew Tenrec
Microgale dryas
 Northeastern Madagascar, only from primary forest in Ambatovaky Special Reserve, Tamatave (16deg51'S, 49deg08'E), 600-750 m  IUCN 1996 : Critically Endangered - IUCN 2009 : Vulnerable   B1ab(iii)
Juliana's Golden Mole
Neamblysomus julianae
 South Africa, Pretoria, Nylstroom/Nylsvley, and Kruger Nat. Park, Transvaal, Limpopo Prov  IUCN 1996 : Critically Endangered - IUCN 2009 : Vulnerable   B2ab(ii,iii)