Overview

Distribution

Range Description

This little-known species has been recorded from eastern Angola and northwestern Zambia. Ansell (1978) states that is known only from a few localities and is rarely collected.
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Ecology

Habitat

Habitat and Ecology

Habitat and Ecology
This species is generally associated with moist savanna habitats. There is little additional information available on the species natural history.

Systems
  • Terrestrial
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Conservation

Conservation Status

IUCN Red List Assessment


Red List Category
DD
Data Deficient

Red List Criteria

Version
3.1

Year Assessed
2008

Assessor/s
Schlitter, D.

Reviewer/s
Amori, G. (Small Nonvolant Mammal Red List Authority) & Cox, N. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)

Contributor/s

Justification
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainty as to its taxonomic status, extent of occurrence, natural history, threats and conservation status.

History
  • 2004
    Data Deficient
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Population

Population
It is only known from a very few specimens.

Population Trend
Unknown
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Threats

Major Threats
The threats to this species are not known.
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Management

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
It is not known if the species is present in any protected areas. Further studies are needed into the taxonomy, distribution, abundance, ecology and threats to this species.
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Wikipedia

Monard's dormouse

Monard's dormouse (Graphiurus monardi) is a species of rodent in the Gliridae family. It is found in Angola, Democratic Republic of the Congo, and possibly Zambia. Its natural habitat is moist savanna.

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