Taxon profile


Tristram's Jird
Meriones tristrami Thomas, 1892

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

Scientific synonyms

Meriones (Pallasiomys) tristrami Thomas, 1892
Meriones blackleri

Least Concern


Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Meriones tristrami bodenheimeri Aharoni, 1932
subspecies Meriones tristrami bogdanovi Heptner, 1931
subspecies Meriones tristrami intraponticus Neuhäuser, 1936
subspecies Meriones tristrami karieteni Aharoni, 1932
subspecies Meriones tristrami kilisensis Yigit & Çolak, 1998
subspecies Meriones tristrami tristrami Thomas, 1892 - Palestine Tristram's Jird

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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305632]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Meriones tristrami Thomas, 1892]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Meriones tristrami Thomas, 1892]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Meriones tristrami Thomas, 1892]

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