Afghan pika

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Afghan Pika[1]
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Lagomorpha
Family: Ochotonidae
Genus: Ochotona
Species: O. rufescens
Binomial name
Ochotona rufescens
(Gray, 1842)
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Afghan Pika range

The Afghan Pika (Ochotona rufescens) is a species of mammal in the Ochotonidae family. It is found in Afghanistan, Armenia, Iran, Pakistan, and Turkmenistan. [2]


  1. ^ Hoffman, R. S.; Smith, A. T. (2005). "Order Lagomorpha". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 192. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. ^ a b Smith, A.T. & Boyer, A.F. (2008). Ochotona rufescens. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 10 April 2009. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern.