Overview

Distribution

Range Description

This species is endemic to Borneo, where it is found in Sabah and Sarawak (Malaysia), Kalimantan (Indonesia), and Brunei (Helgen 2005). It is more commonly found below 1,000 m (K.H. Han pers. comm.).
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species is reliant on pristine forest; however, they do survive in natural forest remnants in tree plantations and regenerating shifting agriculture plots (R. Stuebing pers. comm.).

Systems
  • Terrestrial
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
LC
Least Concern

Red List Criteria

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2008

Assessor/s
Han, K.H. & Stuebing, R.

Reviewer/s
Hoffmann, M. & Chanson, J. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)

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Justification
Listed as Least Concern as although the species has probably undergone declines due to ongoing forest loss, particularly at low elevations, these declines over 10 years are unlikely to be sufficient to warrant listing in a threatened category.

History
  • 1996
    Endangered
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Population

Population
Formerly common in Borneo, but there have probably since been declines throughout the range.

Population Trend
Decreasing
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Threats

Major Threats
The main threat to this species is deforestation and habitat degradation due to agriculture and conversion to non-timber plantations.
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Management

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
This species is found in several protected areas. It is listed on CITES Appendix II.
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Wikipedia

Long-footed treeshrew

The long-footed treeshrew (Tupaia longipes) is a treeshrew species of the Tupaiidae family.[1] It is found in Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia, but is threatened by habitat loss.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Helgen, K. M. (2005). "Tupaia longipes". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 107. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. ^ a b Han, K. H. & Stuebing, R. (2008). Tupaia longipes. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 30 December 2008.
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