Turuchan pika

Turuchan pika

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Ochotona turuchanensis

The Turuchan pika is a species of pika found in isolated regions in the Central Siberian Plateau. It is a small rock dwelling species that is active during the day due to the low temperature at night. It was previously thought to be a subspecies of the northern pika. Little is known about this species, but is known to be locally abundant.

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Turuchan pika habitat map

References

1. Turuchan pika Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turuchan_pika
2. Turuchan pika on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/41503/45194115

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