Angolan African dormouse

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Angolan African Dormouse
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Gliridae
Genus: Graphiurus
Species: G. angolensis
Binomial name
Graphiurus angolensis
de Winton, 1897

The Angolan African Dormouse (Graphiurus angolensis) is a species of rodent in the Gliridae family. It is endemic to (lives only in) Angola. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

References[change | change source]

  • Coetzee, N., Griffin, M. & Grubb, P. 2004. Graphiurus angolensis. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 29 July 2007.
  • Holden, M. E.. 2005. Family Gliridae. Pp. 819-841 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.