Alashan ground squirrel

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Alashan ground squirrel
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Sciuridae
Genus: Spermophilus
Species: S. alashanicus
Binomial name
Spermophilus alashanicus
(Büchner, 1888)

The Alashan ground squirrel (Spermophilus alashanicus) is a species of rodent in the Sciuridae family. It is found in China and Mongolia.


  1. ^ Shar, S., Lkhagvasuren, D. & Smith, A. T. (2008). Spermophilus alashanicus. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 8 January 2009.