Taxon profile


Field Vole
Microtus agrestis (Linnaeus, 1761)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Muridae - mice »  genus Microtus

Scientific synonyms

Arvicola agrestis
Arvicola neglectus
Microtus (Microtus) agrestis (Linnaeus, 1761)
Microtus agreslis

Other names

= Short-tailed Vole

Least Concern


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Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Microtus_agrestis]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Microtus agrestis (Linnaeus)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305640]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Microtus agrestis (Linnaeus, 1761)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [13426]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Microtus agrestis (Linnaeus, 1761)]
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 Microtus agrestis Linnaeus, 1761]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Microtus agrestis (Linnaeus, 1761)]

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