Persian mole

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Persian mole

Order : Insectivora
Family : Talpidae
Subfamily : Talpinae
Species : Talpa streeti


The Persian mole is listed as Critically Endangered (CR), facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Persian mole
A young / baby of a Persian mole is called a 'pup'. A Persian mole group is called a 'labour,company or movement'.

Facts about the Persian mole

The Persian mole is known only from one locality in Kurdistan Province, northwest Iran. (Full text)

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