Smith's Zokor

Smith's Zokor
Smith's Zokor
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Spalacidae
Genus: Eospalax
Species: E. smithii
Binomial name
Eospalax smithii
(Thomas, 1911)

Myospalax smithii Thomas, 1911

Smith's Zokor (Eospalax smithii) is a species of rodent in the Spalacidae family. It is endemic to China.


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