Ecology

Associations

Known predators

Gerbillus is prey of:
Aves

Based on studies in:
Namibia, Namib Desert (Desert or dune)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • E. Holm and C. H. Scholtz, Structure and pattern of the Namib Desert dune ecosystem at Gobabeb, Madoqua 12(1):3-39, from p. 21 (1980).
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Known prey organisms

Gerbillus preys on:
Stipagrostis
Monsonia
Eragrostis
perennials
Orthoptera
Tenebrionidae
Curculionidae

Based on studies in:
Namibia, Namib Desert (Desert or dune)

This list may not be complete but is based on published studies.
  • E. Holm and C. H. Scholtz, Structure and pattern of the Namib Desert dune ecosystem at Gobabeb, Madoqua 12(1):3-39, from p. 21 (1980).
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Statistics of barcoding coverage

Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats
Specimen Records:32
Specimens with Sequences:23
Specimens with Barcodes:15
Species:4
Species With Barcodes:4
Public Records:0
Public Species:0
Public BINs:0
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Wikipedia

Gerbillus

Gerbillus is a genus that contains most common gerbils. Traditionally the genera Dipodillus and Microdillus have been included in this genus by some authorities. In 2010, after morphological and molecular studies Dipodillus was ranged as a subgenus of Gerbillus[1].

Species[edit]

Genus Gerbillus

References[edit]

  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. pp. 894–1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.
  1. ^ a b c Elsevier; Awatef Abiadh, M'barek Chetoui, Taher Lamine-Cheniti, Ernesto Capanna (2010). Molecular phylogenetics of the genus Gerbillus (Rodentia, Gerbillinae): Implications for systematics, taxonomy and chromosomal evolution. "Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 56 (2). pp. 513–518. doi:10.1016/j.crvi.2010.07.003. Retrieved 12 February 2014. 


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