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Mysateles garridoi (Garrido's hutia)

Wikipedia Abstract

Garrido's hutia (Mysateles garridoi) is a critically endangered or possibly extinct species that is found in the Greater Antillean moist forests Global 200 ecoregion. Its previous range is thought to have included small islands in the Banco de los Jardins y Jardinillos of Canarreos Archipelago south of Cuba's Zapata Peninsula and east of the Isle of Youth. A single animal was collected around 1970 on Cayos Maja off of south-central Cuba.
View Wikipedia Record: Mysateles garridoi

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Mysateles garridoi

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
65
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 8.14
EDGE Score: 4.99

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Sites

Name  Location   Map   Climate   Land Use 
ArchipiĆ©lago de los Canarreos Cuba  

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Citations

AZE sites provided by Alliance for Zero Extinction (2010). 2010 AZE Update.
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