Greater fat-tailed jerboa

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Greater fat-tailed jerboa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Dipodidae
Genus: Pygeretmus
Species: P. shitkovi
Binomial name
Pygeretmus shitkovi
(Kuznetsov, 1930)
Synonyms

Pygeretmus zhitkovi

The greater fat-tailed jerboa (Pygeretmus shitkovi) is a species of rodent in the family Dipodidae. It is endemic to Kazakhstan. Its natural habitat is temperate desert.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tsytsulina, K. (2008). "Pygeretmus shitkovi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 15 March 2009.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of near threatened