Forest Dormouse

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Forest Dormouse[1]
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Gliridae
Genus: Dryomys
Species: D. nitedula
Binomial name
Dryomys nitedula
Pallas, 1778

The Forest Dormouse (Dryomys nitedula) is a species of rodent in the Gliridae family found throughout much of Eurasia.

References[change | change source]

  1. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder (eds) (2005). Mammal species of the world: a taxonomic and geographic reference (3rd ed. ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. p. 1768. ISBN 0-8018-8221-4. http://www.bucknell.edu/msw3/browse.asp?id=12500027.
  2. Batsaikhan, N., Kryštufek, B., Amori, G. & Yigit (2008). "Dryomys nitedula". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2009.2. IUCN. http://www.iucnredlist.org/apps/redlist/details/6858/0. Retrieved 2010-01-14.