Taxon profile


Yellow Golden Mole
Calcochloris obtusirostris (Peters, 1851)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Afrosoricida »  family Chrysochloridae - golden moles »  genus Calcochloris

Scientific synonyms

Calcochloris (Calcochloris) obtusirostris (Peters, 1851)

Least Concern LC

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Calcochloris obtusirostris chrysillus (Thomas & Schwann, 1905)
subspecies Calcochloris obtusirostris limpopoensis (Roberts, 1946)
subspecies Calcochloris obtusirostris obtusirostris (Peters, 1851)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [3519]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Calcochloris obtusirostris (Peters, 1851)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Calcochloris obtusirostris Peters, 1851]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Calcochloris obtusirostris (Peters, 1851)]

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