genus Microtus

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Related to genus Microtus: Clethrionomys, Peromyscus, Microtus pennsylvanicus
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Synonyms for genus Microtus

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fortis belonged to the subgenus Alexandromys within the "Asian lineage" of genus Microtus.
Molecular phylogeny and evolution of the Asian lineage of vole genus Microtus (Rodentia: Arvicolinae) inferred from mitochondrial cytochrome b sequence.
2004: Molecular phylogeny of the speciose vole genus Microtus (Arvicolinae, Rodentia) inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences.
Numerous karyological surveys have been done on the genus Microtus, enhancing the available cytogenetic and karyological data (Fredga and BergstrAlm, 1970; Mazurok et al.
Distribution and taxonomic status of the genus Microtus (Mammalia:Rodentia) in southern Turkey.
Voles of the genus Microtus are primarily nocturnal or crepuscular; constitute a vital prey source for owls, raptors, and small-bodied mammalian carnivores; and account for up to 25% of mammalian biomass in montane ecosystems (Smolen and Keller, 1987; Belk et al.