Altai mole

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Altai mole[1]
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Soricomorpha
Family: Talpidae
Genus: Talpa
Species: T. altaica
Binomial name
Talpa altaica
Nikolsky, 1883
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Altai mole range
Synonyms
  • gusevi (Fetisov, 1956)
  • irkutensis Dybowski, 1922
  • saianensis Bielovusev, 1921
  • salairica Egorin, 1936
  • salairici Corbet, 1978
  • sibirica Egorin, 1937
  • suschkini Kastschenko, 1905
  • tymensis Egorin, 1937

The Altai mole (Talpa altaica) is a species of mammal in the Talpidae family.[2] It is found in northern Mongolia through the Taiga zone of the Siberia in Russia.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hutterer, R. (2005). Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M, eds. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. ^ a b "Talpa altaica". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2007. International Union for Conservation of Nature. 1996. Retrieved 2007-07-30.