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SPECIES Microtus (Terricola) felteni

Author:Malec and Storch, 1963.
Citation:Senckenberg. Biol., 44: 171.
Common Name:Balkan Pine Vole
Type Locality:Macedonia, Pelister Mtns, near Trnovo-Magarevo.
Distribution:Endemic to the Balkan region: S Serbia, Macedonia (Zima et al., 1997a), Albania, and N Greece; Niethammer (1982h, 1987b); Mitchell-Jones et al. (1999).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (nt).
Comments:Subgenus Terricola, savii species group (Chaline et al., 1988; Pavlinov et al., 1995a). Reviewed by Niethammer (1982h) and Mitchell-Jones et al. (1999). Chromosomal data consolidated by Zima and Kral (1984a); biochemical comparisons among M. felteni, M. subterraneus, and other species conducted by Gill et al. (1987).



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