Severtzov's birch mouse

The Severtzov's birch mouse, or dark birch mouse (Sicista severtzovi) is a species of rodent in the family Dipodidae. It is endemic to East-European steppes (E Ukraine and S-W Russia).

Severtzov's birch mouse
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Dipodidae
Genus: Sicista
S. severtzovi
Binomial name
Sicista severtzovi
Ognev, 1935


  1. ^ Tsytsulina, K.; Formozov, N.; Zagorodnyuk, I. & Sheftel, B. (2008). "Sicista severtzovi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2008. Retrieved 17 March 2009.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link) Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern