Jump to IUCN Red List India [As of April 24, ] - India has species on IUCN 'Red List' as of India has added 15 more species to the. India, a megadiverse country with only % of the world's land area, accounts for % of all recorded species, including over 45, species of plants and. PDF | On Feb 1, , Anurag Dhyani and others published IUCN Red List Indian Medicinal Plants at risk.
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Does not qualify for a more at-risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
Data deficient DD — Not enough data to make an assessment of its risk of extinction. Not evaluated NE — Has not yet been evaluated against the criteria. Threatened plant and animal species.
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The list contains critically endangered, endangered and vulnerable species. Nepal, Tibet, north India, and north Pakistan. This species constructs a nest throughout the year. It is one of the most useful indicators of the management status of grassland habitats.
Previously spread across India, Nepal, and Bhutan. Now only found in Assam Manas Wildlife Sanctuary and its buffer reserves.
Pygmy hog-sucking Louse Haematopinus oliveria parasite that feeds only on Pygmy Hogs will also fall in the iucn red list 2015 india risk category of critically endangered as its survival is linked to that of the host species.
The main threats are loss and degradation of grasslands, dry-season burning, livestock grazing and afforestation of grasslands.
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Hunting is also a threat. Andaman White-toothed Shrew Crocidura andamanensis Distribution: It is endemic to the South Andaman Island of India.
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They are usually active by twilight or in the night. Habitat loss due to selective logging, natural disasters such as tsunami and drastic weather change are thought to contribute to current population declines.
Kondana Rat Millardia kondana Distribution: Known only from the small Sinhagarh Plateau about one km2near Pune in Maharashtra.
It is a nocturnal burrowing rodent that is found only in India. Tropical and subtropical dry deciduous forests and tropical scrub.
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Major threats are habitat loss, overgrazing of vegetation and disturbance from tourism and recreational activities. Tropical dry deciduous shrub land forest, seen in rocky areas.
Known only from Eastern Ghats of Tamil Nadu. Recorded from an elevation of about m above mean sea level. Major threats are habitat loss, conversion of forests and fuel wood collection. Namdapha Flying Squirrel Biswamoyopterus biswasi It is a unique the only iucn red list 2015 india in its genus flying squirrel that is restricted to a single valley in the Namdapha N.