Kazbeg birch mouse

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Kazbeg birch mouse
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Dipodidae
Genus: Sicista
Species: S. kazbegica
Binomial name
Sicista kazbegica
Sokolov, Baskevich & Kovalskaya, 1986

The Kazbeg birch mouse (Sicista kazbegica) is a species of rodent in the family Dipodidae. It is found in Georgia and Russia. Its natural habitat is temperate forests.


  1. ^ Bukhnikashvili, A. & Shenbrot, G. (2008). "Sicista kazbegica". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 17 March 2009.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of endangered

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