The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Scientific Name
Microtus pennsylvanicus nesophilus
Bailey, 1898
Microtus nesophilus Bailey, 1898
Common Name/s
Gull Island vole, Gull Islands vole
Gull Island, New York, USA
Last Record
IUCN status
Not evaluated
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Known from 15 specimens held in the Washington Museum.
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Bailey, V. (1898). Descriptions of eleven new species and subspecies of voles. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 12: 85-90.

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Hall, E. R. 1981. The mammals of North America. Second ed. John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1:1-600 + 90, 2:601-1181 + 90.

Honacki, J. H., et al., eds. 1982. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographical Reference. Allen Press, Inc. and The Association of Systematics Collections, Lawrence, Kansas. 694 pp.

Jones, J. K., Jr., D. C. Carter, H. H. Genoways, R. S. Hoffman, D. W. Rice, and C. Jones. (1986). Revised checklist of North American mammals north of Mexico. Occasional Papers, The Museum, Texas Tech University 107: 1-22.

Tamarin, R. H., editor. 1985. Biology of New World Microtus. American Soc. Mamm. Special Publication (8): 1-893. [relevant citation?]