Species Authority: The species authority, or the name(s) of scientist(s) or person(s) who first described Paraxerus cepapi is (A. Smith, 1836) (IUCN Red List).
Country Distribution: Paraxerus cepapi is found in the following countries:
Biome(s)/Ecosystem(s): IUCN lists the following as biomes for Paraxerus cepapi: Terrestrial (IUCN Red List).
Major Habitat(s): 2.2 Savanna - Moist 3.5 Shrubland - Subtropical/Tropical Dry (IUCN Red List).
Red List Category & Criteria: Paraxerus cepapi is listed as LC ver 3.1 (2001) (IUCN Red List).
Year Assessed: Paraxerus cepapi's status was assessed in 2004 (IUCN Red List).
Assessor: Paraxerus cepapi's Red List status was evaluated by Grubb, P. (IUCN Red List).
Red List Evaluator: The Red List Evaluator for Paraxerus cepapi is listed by IUCN as Amori, G. & Schlitter, D. (Rodent Red List Authority) (IUCN Red List).
Red List Rational / Justification : Paraxerus cepapi is listed by IUCN for the following: Listed as Least Concern as this is a common species with a wide distribution, well represented in some large and well managed protected areas, and there are no major threats to the species. (IUCN Red List).
Red List History: Paraxerus cepapi was listed on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species in 1996 (IUCN Red List).
Data Sources for IUCN data: The following is a list of citations from the IUCN web site for Paraxerus cepapi:
Citations listed by IUCN
Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (compilers and editors) 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland.(IUCN Red List).
Links: IUCN Red List Profile for Paraxerus cepapi (IUCN Red List).
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