Thomas's pygmy jerboa

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Thomas's pygmy jerboa
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Dipodidae
Genus: Salpingotus
Subgenus: Prosalpingotus
Species: S. thomasi
Binomial name
Salpingotus thomasi
Vinogradov, 1928

Thomas's pygmy jerboa (Salpingotus thomasi) is a species of rodent in the Dipodidae family. It is endemic to Afghanistan. Its natural habitat is temperate desert.

References[edit]

  • Baillie, J. 1996. Salpingotus thomasi. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 30 July 2007.
  • Holden, M. E. and G. G. Musser. 2005. Family Dipodidae. Pp. 871-893 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.