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Scientific Name
Sicista armenica
Author
Sokolov & Baskevich, 1988
Synonym/s
Common Name/s
Armenian birch mouse
Locality
Armenia
Last Record
1986
Rediscovered in
2015
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/20185/0]Endangered[/url]
TSE forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/23095/sicista-armenica
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Sokolov V. E. and Baskevich, M. I. 1988. New species of singlecoloured birch mice S. armenica sp. n. (Rodentia, Dipodidae, Sicista) from Lesser Caucasus. Zoologicheskii Zhurnal 67(2): 300-304.

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Baloyan, S., Shenbrot, G. & Bukhnikashvili, A. 2015. Sicista armenica. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T20185A78394077. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2015-1.RLTS.T20185A78394077.en. Downloaded on 01 February 2018.

Gromov, I.M. and Erbaeva, M.A. 1995. Mammal fauna of Russia and adjacent territories. Lagomorphs and Rodents. Russian Academy of Science, Zoological Institut, St. Petersburg.

Rusin, M., Ghazaryan, A., Hayrapetyan, T., Papov, G. and Martynov, A. (2017). Rediscovery of Armenian birch mouse, [i]Sicista armenica[/i] (Mammalia, Rodentia, Smithidae). Vestnik zoologii 51(5): 443-446. [[url=https://www.degruyter.com/downloadpdf/j/vzoo.2017.51.issue-5/vzoo-2017-0054/vzoo-2017-0054.pdf]Abstract[/url]]

Shenbrot, G.I., Sokolov, V.E., Heptner, V.G. and Kovalskaya, Y.M. 1995. Mammals of Russia and adjacent regions. Jerboas and birchmice. Nauka Press, Moscow, Russia.

Sokolov V. E., Baskevich M. I., Kovalskaya Yu. M. 1981. Revision of singlecoloured birch mice of the Caucasus: cryptic species Sicista caucasica Vinogradov and S. kluchorica sp. n. (Rodentia, Dipodoidea). Zoologicheskii Zhurnal 65(6): 949-52.
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