IUCN Red List Assessment
Red List Category Year Assessed
Least Concern Red List Criteria Version
Aplin, K. & Frost, A. Reviewer/s
Amori, G. (Small Nonvolant Mammal Red List Authority) & Schipper, J. (Global Mammal Assessment Team) Contributor/s Justification
This species is listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, tolerance of a broad range of habitats, and because its population is likely to be increasing. It is considered a pest in parts of its range.