ⓘ Category:Endemic fauna of Afghanistan

Afghan flying squirrel

The Afghan flying squirrel is not considered to be threatened to become an endangered species because it is widely distributed, it has a large population, and the population is not declining fast enough. The only threats that affect the Afghan flying squirrel are selective logging, modernization, hunting for the fur trade. It has a generation time of approximately 4 to 5 years, and it has up to two litters annually. It usually has 2 to 4 young.

Coleophora stachydis

Coleophora stachydis is a moth of the family Coleophoridae that is endemic to Afghanistan. The larvae feed on Stachys parviflora. They feed on the leaves of their host plant.

Stigmella kasyi

Stigmella kasyi is a moth of the family Nepticulidae. It is only known from eastern Afghanistan. The wingspan is 7.5–8.6 mm 0.30–0.34 V. The larvae feed on Quercus Baloot in. They mine the leaves of their host plant.

Wheeleria parviflorellus

Wheeleria parviflorellus is a moth of the family Pterophoridae that is found in Afghanistan. It was described by Ernst Arenberger in 1981. The wingspan is 16-22 mm 0.63–0.87 in. The ground color is white. Adults are on wing from may to July. The larvae feed on Stachys parviflora.

                                     

ⓘ Endemic fauna of Afghanistan

  • The Afghan flying squirrel Eoglaucomys fimbriatus baberi is a subspecies of rodent in the family Sciuridae. It is endemic to Afghanistan The taxonomy
  • The Afghan snowfinch Pyrgilauda theresae is a passerine bird of the sparrow family Passeridae, endemic to the northern parts of the Hindu Kush mountains
  • Afghanodon is a genus of salamanders endemic to Afghanistan It is monotypic, with a single species Afghanodon mustersi, also known as the Afghan brook salamander
  • Vulcaniella kabulensis is a moth of the family Cosmopterigidae. It is endemic to Afghanistan The length of the forewings of the male is c. 4 mm. Notes on
  • molluscan fauna of the country is poorly known and contains over 70 molluscan taxa. The earliest reports on Afghanistan molluscs consists of scattered
  • jerboa Salpingotus thomasi is a species of rodent in the family Dipodidae. It is endemic to Afghanistan Its natural habitat is temperate desert. This
  • species of ground beetle in the Nebriinae subfamily that is endemic to Afghanistan Nebria Epinebriola kabakovi Shilenkov, 1982 Carabidae of the World
  • Aethes amseli is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was described by Razowski in 1967. It is endemic to Afghanistan Tortricidae.com
  • species of ground beetle in the Nebriinae subfamily that is endemic to Afghanistan Nebria Eunebria panshiri Ledoux Roux, 1997 Carabidae of the World
  • moth of the family Coleophoridae that is endemic to Afghanistan Giorgio Baldizzone Hugo van der Wolf Jean - François Landry 2006 World Catalogue of Insects
  • moth of the family Coleophoridae that is endemic to Afghanistan Giorgio Baldizzone Hugo van der Wolf Jean - François Landry 2006 World Catalogue of Insects