Meriones persicus gurganensis Goodwin, 1939
- GBIF Backbone Taxonomy
- Published in
- Goodwin, George G. Five new rodents from the eastern Elburz Mountains and a new race of hare from Teheran. American Museum Novitates, no. 1050. (1939).
- Meriones persicus
TYPE. - No. 88881, Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist.; adult d; Dasht, headwaters of the Gurgan RiverandsouthsideoftheGurgan Valley, Bujnurd district; alt. about 3200 feet; collector, G. G. Goodwin, Nov. 24, 1938. The type is a skin and skull in good condition. Besides the type there are three topotypes and one specimen from the Kurkhud Mountains, 4000 feet on the opposite side of the Gurgan Valley.
- Meriones persicus gurganensis Goodwin, 1939
- Common names
- Gurgan Gerbil in English
- Goodwin, George G., 1939: Five new rodents from the eastern Elburz Mountains and a new race of hare from Teheran. American Museum Novitates, no. 1050. 1-6.
- Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds., 2005: Superfamily Muroidea. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2. 894-1531.