Threatened Mammal Species

THREATENED MAMMAL SPECIES AND THEIR PROTECTION IN THE NATIONAL PARK SYSTEM

SPECIES

STATUS

HABITAT

PRINCIPAL UNITS OF THE SYSTEM PROVIDING HABITAT

Nine-banded armadillo (tatou) (Dasypus novemcinctus novemcinctus)

Rare

Forested as well as areas of mixed vegetation

Grand Etang N.P.
Mt. St. Catherine N.P.
Multiple use areas

Lesser Chapman's murine opposum (Marmosa fuscata cam)

Vulnerable

Forested, normally dry areas

Levera N.P.

Greater Chapman's murine opposum (Marmosa robinsoni chapmani)

Rare

Forested areas

Grand Etang N.P.
Mt. St. Catherine N.P.
Multiple use areas

Agouti (Dasyprocta leporina)

Endangered Possibly Extinct

Forested areas

Grand Etang N.P.
Mt. St. Catherine N.P.



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