Sunda pangolin (Manis javanica)

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Sunda pangolin fact file

Sunda pangolin description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPholidota
FamilyManidae
GenusManis (1)

Information on the Sunda pangolin is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Malayan pangolin.
French
Pangolin Javanais, Pangolin Malais.
Spanish
Pangolín Malayo.
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Sunda pangolin status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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Find out more

To learn about efforts to conserve the Sunda pangolin see:

View information on this species at the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre.
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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (July, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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Sunda pangolin, side view  
Sunda pangolin, side view

© Alain Compost / Biosphoto

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Tel: +33 (490) 162 042
Fax: +33 (663) 208 434
http://www.biosphoto.com/

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