Greater Egyptian gerbil

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Greater Egyptian gerbil
Gerbillus pyramidum Museum de Genève.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Superfamily: Muroidea
Family: Muridae
Subfamily: Gerbillinae
Genus: Gerbillus
Species: G. pyramidum
Binomial name
Gerbillus pyramidum
Geoffroy, 1825

The greater Egyptian gerbil, Gerbillus pyramidum, is distributed mainly throughout northern Africa and Israel. It is also known as the large Egyptian gerbil.