Silver mountain vole

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Silver mountain vole
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Arvicolinae
Tribe: Myodini
Genus: Alticola
Species: A. argentatus
Binomial name
Alticola argentatus
(Severtzov, 1879)

The silver mountain vole (Alticola argentatus) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found in the Tien Shan and Pamir mountains of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, China and Pakistan.[2]

Silver Mountain Vole found in Himachal Pradesh, India

References[edit]

  1. ^ Molur, S. (2008). Alticola argentatus. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 14 February 2009.
  2. ^ Musser, G. G.; Carleton, M. D. (2005), "Superfamily Muroidea", in Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M., Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.), Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, p. 958, ISBN 0-8018-8221-4