Thomas's pika

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Thomas's pika
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Lagomorpha
Family: Ochotonidae
Genus: Ochotona
Species: O. thomasi
Binomial name
Ochotona thomasi
Argyropulo, 1948
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Thomas's pika range

Thomas's pika (Ochotona thomasi) is a species of small mammal in the pika family, Ochotonidae. It is endemic to China, where it is found on isolated peaks of the eastern Qilian Mountains in Gansu, Qinghai, and northwest Sichuan. It is threatened by habitat loss.


  1. ^ Smith, A.T. & Boyer, A.F. (2008). "Ochotona thomasi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 21 September 2014.