IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


Read full entry

Range Description

Ochotona thibetana occurs in the mountains of the eastern Tibetan Plateau and along the Himalayan massif in China (southern Qinghai, Yunnan, Sichuan, Gansu, and southern Tibet), India (Sikkim), northern Myanmar (Burma), and Bhutan (Smith and Xie 2008).

O. thibetana usually occurs between 2,400 and 4,100 m in elevation (Smith et al. 1990), but has been recorded as low as 1,800 m (Allen 1938).


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike 3.0 (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)

© International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources

Source: IUCN


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!