Taxon profile


Indian Hedgehog
Hemiechinus micropus (Blyth, 1846)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Erinaceomorpha - insectivores »  family Erinaceidae - hedgehogs and gymnures »  genus Hemiechinus

Scientific synonyms

Paraechinus micropus (Blyth, 1846)

Other names

= Indian Desert Hedgehog
= Pale Hedgehog

Least Concern LC  as Paraechinus micropus

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [40609]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Paraechinus micropus (Blyth, 1846)]
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 Paraechinus micropus Blyth, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Hemiechinus micropus (Blyth,1846)]

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