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Russian Journal of Theriology

New species of vole of "guentheri" group (Rodentia, Arvicolinae, Microtus) from Iran // Russian J. Theriol. Vol.1 (for 2002). No.2: 117123 [in English].

According to data on comparative cytogenetics, morphology and hybridization a new species Microtus ( Sumeriomys ) qazvinensis Golenishchev sp. nov. from Bu'in-Zahra ( Qazvin Province , Northern Iran ) is described. KEY WORDS: Microtus guentheri, Microtus qazvinensis sp. nov., taxonomy, morphology, hybridization, karyology, distribution.