Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Mammalia > Order: Rodentia > Family: Muridae > Genus: Dinaromys > Species: Dinaromys bogdanovi

Balkan snow vole - Dinaromys bogdanovi (Martino, 1922)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Near Threatened (IUCN)
Protected by EU Habitats Directive
Natura 2000 sites 6 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
Natura 2000 species code 6338


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
HR5000030 Croatia Biokovo Map
HR2001352 Croatia Mosor Map
HR2000946 Croatia Snježnica i Konavosko polje Map
HR2001364 Croatia JI dio Pelješca Map
HR5000022 Croatia Park prirode Velebit Map
HR5000028 Croatia Dinara Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Arvicola dei Balcani Italian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Balkan snow vole English Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Balkaninlumimyyrä Finnish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Bergmaus German Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Bergmuis Dutch Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Bergsork Swedish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Campagnol de Martino French Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Dinarska voluharica Slovenian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Dinarski voluhar Croatian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Europeisk fjellmus Norwegian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Hraboš skalní Czech Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Miu i Bogdanovit Albanian Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Nehrings bjergmus Danish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.
Topillo de Nehring Spanish Mitchell-Jones, A.J. & al.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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