Forest dormouse

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Forest dormouse
Dryomys nitedula.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Gliridae
Genus: Dryomys
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.[1]

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.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1768. ISBN 0-8018-8221-4.