The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Ochotona cansus sorella Thomas, 1908

Shansi mouse-hare



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Ochotona cansus sorrela Thomas, 1908


Conservation Status

Last Record: 1930's

IUCN status: "not seen in the wild for 50 years"



Shansi, China






Holotype: female






Smith, A. T., Formozov, N. A., Hoffmann, R. S., Changlin, Z. and Erbajeva, M. A. (1990). Chapter 3: The Pikas. In: J. A. Chapman and J. C. Flux (eds), Rabbits, Hares and Pikas: Status Survey and Conservation Action Plan, pp. 14-60. The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland.

Smith, A. T. and Johnston, C. H. (2008). Ochotona cansus. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. ( Downloaded on 15 August 2013.


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