Vormela peregusna peregusna
Animal in Armenia
Հարավռուսական խայտաքիս ("Haravrusakan khaytakis")
Rare species. Included in the Red Book of the former USSR.
Habitat in Armenia
Can be met in the southern and eastern parts of Armenia. The northern and western borders of the natural habitat goes through Vanadzor and Gughark regions.
Number in the wild
Reasons for decrease in number
Decrease in number and of natural habitat is a result of use of territories in agricultural purpose and use of chemicals in the territories.
Number in captivity
Measures of protection taken
Hunting is forbidden since 1959.