Mammal Species of the World Logo

 

HOME --> CLASS MAMMALIA  --> ORDER RODENTIA  --> SUBORDER MYOMORPHA  --> SUPERFAMILY Muroidea  --> FAMILY Muridae  --> SUBFAMILY Gerbillinae  --> GENUS Pachyuromys

SPECIES Pachyuromys duprasi

Author:Lataste, 1880.
Citation:Le Naturaliste, 2(40): 313.
Common Name:Fat-tailed Jird
Type Locality:Algeria, Laghouat.
Distribution:N Sahara desert from Western Sahara and Morocco to N Egypt.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:The Moroccan population was mapped by Aulagnier and Thevenot (1986), Algerian population reviewed by Kowalski and Rzebik-Kowalska (1991), the Libyan segment by Ranck (1968), and the Egyptian by Osborn and Helmy (1980). Chromosomal data summarized by Qumsiyeh and Schlitter (1991).
EXPORT AS CSV Back to search results

Offspring:

Synonyms:

    faroulti Thomas, 1920
    natronensis De Winton, 1903

  Bucknell Home Page   Biology Department Home Page

 

©Bucknell Univesity All Rights Reserved
Comments and questions to dreeder@bucknell.edu