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SPECIES Salpingotus (Prosalpingotus) thomasi

Author:Vinogradov, 1928.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 10, 1: 373.
Common Name:Thomas’s Pygmy Jerboa
Type Locality:Afghanistan or S Tibet (Ognev, 1963b; Vinogradov, 1928).
Distribution:Known only from the type specimen, of which the country of origin, "Afghanistan", is questionable (see discussion in Hassinger, 1973, and Roberts, 1977, 1997). Listed as occurring in S Xizang, China by Wang (2003).
Status:IUCN – Data Deficient.
Comments:Subgenus Prosalpingotus (see Pavlinov and Shenbrot, 1985). Reviewed by Ognev (1963b).



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