Taxon profile


Speckled Ground Squirrel
Spermophilus suslicus (Güldenstaedt, 1770)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Sciuridae - squirrels »  genus Spermophilus - Ground Squirrels

Scientific synonyms

Citellus suslicus

Other names

= Spotted Souslik

Near Threatened NT


Spermophilus suslicus - Speckled Ground Squirrel

Author: Hana Motyčková

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Spermophilus suslicus boristhenicus (Pusanov, 1958)
subspecies Spermophilus suslicus guttatus (Pallas, 1770)
subspecies Spermophilus suslicus suslicus (Güldenstaedt, 1770)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305743]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Spermophilus suslicus (Guldenstaedt, 1770)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [20492]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Spermophilus suslicus (Güldenstaedt, 1770)]
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 Spermophilus suslicus Güldenstaedt, 1770]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Spermophilus suslicus (Güldenstaedt, 1770)]

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