A checklist of mammals of Kerala, India

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P. O. Nameer
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A checklist of mammals of Kerala State is presented in this paper. Accepted English names, scientific binomen, prevalent vernacular names in Malayalam, IUCN conservation status, endemism, Indian Wildlife (Protection) Act schedules, and the appendices in the CITES, pertaining to the mammals of Kerala are also given. The State of Kerala has 118 species of mammals, 15 of which are endemic to Western Ghats, and 29 species fall under the various threatened categories of IUCN. 

 

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Nameer, P.O. 2015. A checklist of mammals of Kerala, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 7, 13 (Nov. 2015), 7971–7982. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.2000.7.13.7971-7982.
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