Taxon profile


Japanese Dormouse
Glirulus japonicus Schinz, 1845

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Myoxidae - dormice »  genus Glirulus

Other names

= Mountain Rat
= Yamane

Least Concern LC


Glirulus japonicus - Japanese Dormouse

Author: B. Kao

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [9246]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Glirulus japonicus (Schinz, 1845)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Glirulus japonicus Schinz, 1845]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Glirulus japonicus (Schinz, 1845)]

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