Black Sea field mouse

The Black Sea field mouse (Apodemus ponticus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, possibly Iran, Iraq, Russian Federation, and Turkey.

Black Sea field mouse
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Apodemus
A. ponticus
Binomial name
Apodemus ponticus
(Sviridenko, 1936)


  • Baillie, J. 1996. Apodemus ponticus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 9 July 2007.
  • Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). "Superfamily Muroidea". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1272. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.