Middendorf's vole

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Middendorf's vole
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Arvicolinae
Genus: Microtus
Subgenus: Alexandromys
Species: M. middendorffi
Binomial name
Microtus middendorffi
(Poliakov, 1881)
  • hyperboreus Vinogradov, 1934
  • obscurus (Middendorf, 1853)
  • ryphaeus Heptner, 1948
  • swerevi Scalon, 1935
  • tasensis Skalon, 1935
  • uralensis Skalon, 1935

Middendorf's vole (Microtus middendorffi) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found only in Russia.


  1. ^ Tsytsulina, K.; Formozov, N. & Sheftel, B. (2008). "Microtus middendorffi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 22 June 2009.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern.
  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. pp. 894–1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.