Original source: Base map derived from File:BlankMap-World.png. Distribution data from IUCN Red List
Rough-haired golden mole
Order : Insectivora
Family : Chrysochloridae
Species : Chrysospalax villosus
The Rough-haired golden mole is listed as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the roughhaired golden moleA young / baby of a roughhaired golden mole is called a 'pup'. A roughhaired golden mole group is called a 'labour,company or movement'.
Rough-haired golden mole habitatsArable Land, Artificial / Terrestrial, Grassland, Pastureland, Rural Gardens, Shrubland, Temperate Grassland and Temperate Shrubland
Facts about the rough-haired golden mole
The Rough-haired Golden Mole is not pictured due to image unavailability.
The rough-haired golden mole is found from the extreme eastern parts of the Cape Province through southern and central Natal to the southeastern and southcentral parts of the Transvaal in South Africa. (Full text)More animals beginning with R