IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)


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Range Description

Microtus cabrerae is endemic to the Iberian peninsula (Portugal and Spain), where it has a fragmented range (Palomo 1999, Shenbrot and Krasnov 2005). It occurs from 0 to 1,500 m, although it is most common below 1,200 m (Palomo and Gisbert 2002, R. Pita unpublished data).

In Spain, populations in the south have recently disappeared (Muoz, L.J.P. pers. comm.2007).


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