Siberian Zokor

Siberian Zokor
Siberian Zokor
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Spalacidae
Genus: Myospalax
Species group: M. myospalax
Species: M. myospalax
Binomial name
Myospalax myospalax
(Laxmann, 1773)

The Siberian Zokor (Myospalax myospalax) is a species of rodent in the Spalacidae family. It is found in Kazakhstan and Russia.


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