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SPECIES Proedromys bedfordi

Author:Thomas, 1911.
Citation:Abstr. Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1911(90): 4.
Common Name:Duke of Bedford’s Vole
Type Locality:China, S Gansu, 60 mi (97 km) SE Minchow.
Distribution:Recorded from S Gansu and N Sichuan (Wang et al., 1966; Zhang et al., 1997), China.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:The only extant species of the genus. Pleistocene fragments from Shanxi, Hebei, and Shandong provinces have been identified as P. cf. bedfordi (Zheng and Li, 1990).



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