Tsolov's mouse-like hamster

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Tsolov's mouse-like hamster, Syrian calomyscus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Calomyscidae
Genus: Calomyscus
Species: C. tsolovi
Binomial name
Calomyscus tsolovi
Peshev, 1991

Tsolov's mouse-like hamster or Syrian calomyscus (Calomyscus tsolovi) is a species of rodent in the Calomyscidae family. It is endemic to Syria.


  1. ^ Kryštufek, B. (2008). Calomyscus tsolovi. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 20 March 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.