Transbaikal Zokor

Transbaikal Zokor
Transbaikal Zokor
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Spalacidae
Genus: Myospalax
Species group: M. psilurus
Species: M. psilurus
Binomial name
Myospalax psilurus
(Milne-Edwards, 1874)

epsilanus Thomas, 1912

The Transbaikal Zokor (Myospalax psilurus) is a species of rodent in the Spalacidae family. It is found in China, Mongolia, and Russia.


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