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SPECIES Eremodipus lichtensteini

Author:Vinogradov, 1927.
Citation:Z. Säugetierk., 2(1): 92.
Common Name:Lichtenstein’s Jerboa
Type Locality:Turkmenistan, vicinity of Merv.
Distribution:Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, from Caspian Sea to Aral Sea, and south of Lake Balkhash (see map in Shenbrot et al., 1995).
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Reviewed by Gromov and Erbajeva (1995), Ognev (1963b) and Shenbrot et al. (1995). Taxonomic study, distribution, and review contributed by Shenbrot (1990b), who described balkashensis and jaxartensis as subspecies (we do not recognize subspecies here). Detailed habitat data provided by Naumov and Lobachev (1975). Karyotype given by Vorontsov et al. (1969d). For synonyms see Shenbrot et al. (1995).



    balkashensis Shenbrot, 1990
    jaxartensis Shenbrot, 1990

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