IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category Year Assessed
Least Concern Red List Criteria Version
Smith, A.T., Johnston, C.H., Jones, G. & Rossiter, S. Reviewer/s
Johnston, C.H. & Chanson, J. (Global Mammal Assessment Team) Contributor/s Justification
Although there are few data regarding this species, it is listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, it occurs in a several protected areas, and because it is unlikely to be declining at nearly the rate required to qualify for listing in a threatened category.