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Barbary Ground Squirrel
Atlantoxerus getulus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Sciurus getulus Linnaeus, 1758 o
Xerus (Atlantoxerus) getulus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type taxon of:Atlantoxerus Forsyth Major, 1893 (Sciurus getulus Linnaeus, 1758)
IUCN category:Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305722]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Atlantoxerus getulus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [2358]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Atlantoxerus getulus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Atlantoxerus getulus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Atlantoxerus getulus (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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