Taxon profile


Asia Minor Ground Squirrel
Spermophilus xanthoprymnus (Bennett, 1835)

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

Scientific synonyms

Citellus xanthoprymnus

Other names

= Anatolian Ground Squirrel

Near Threatened NT


Spermophilus xanthoprymnus - Asia Minor Ground Squirrel

Author: Nayer Youakim

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [20496]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Spermophilus xanthoprymnus (Bennett, 1835)]
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 xanthoprymnus Bennett, 1835]
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 xanthoprymnus (Bennett, 1835)]

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