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Microtus middendorffii  (Poliakov, 1881)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 970605

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Middendorff's Vole [English]
  Valid Name: Microtus middendorffi (Poliakov, 1881)
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  Current Standing: invalid - unavailable, literature misspelling   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Superfamily Muroidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 894-1531   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Microtus middendorffii, Middendorff's Vole [English]   

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  Comment: Status: IUCN - Lower Risk (lc) as M. middendorffii and M. hyperboreus  
    Comments: Subgenus Alexandromys (Pavlinov et al., 1995a; Pavlinov and Rossolimo, 1998). Also variously included in subgenus Pallasiinus (Zagorodnyuk, 1990) or subgenus Microtus (Gromov and Erbajeva, 1995; Gromov and Polyakov, 1977; Meyer et al., 1996). Meyer (1983) considered M. middendorffii to be phylogenetically distant from other northern and central Asian species of Microtus, but close relationship to M. oeconomus broadly supported by analyses of allozymes (Mezhzherin et al., 1993), karyology an...  
    Author name here spelled Poliakov is alternately anglicized as Poljakov (Wilson and Reeder 2006, intermittently with Poliakov) and Poliakoff (Lataste, 1883)  



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