Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Myoxidae
Subfamily : Leithiinae
Species : Selevinia betpakdalaensis
The Desert dormouse is listed as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Facts about the desert dormouse
blurb = "This desert dormouse is one of the species referred to as 'mouse' (Hebrew akbar).
The desert dormouse is an anomaly and classed alone in Seleviniidae.
Dormouse: This desert dormouse is one of the species referred to as ´mouse´ (Hebrew akbar). (Full text)
The desert dormouse is quite gentle in captivity. (Full text)More animals beginning with D