Evorsk vole

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Evorsk vole
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Genus: Microtus
Subgenus: Alexandromys
Species: M. evoronensis
Binomial name
Microtus evoronensis
Kovalskaya & Sokolov, 1980

The Evorsk vole (Microtus evoronensis) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found only in Russia. They are stout rodents with short ears, legs and tails. These animals live in grassy areas where they eat green vegetation such as grasses and sedges in summer, and grains, seeds, roots and bark at other times.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tsytsulina, K. (2008). Microtus evoronensis. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 13 June 2009. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of data deficient.
  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. pp. 894–1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.