Acta Theriol (Warsz) 2013 Jan 1;58(1):79-82. Epub 2012 Sep 1.
Institute of Biology and Soil Science, Far East Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Prospekt 100-letya 159, 690022 Vladivostok, Russia ; Far Eastern State University of Humanities, 680000 Khabarovsk, Russia ; Khabarovsk Antiplague station, 680031 Khabarovsk, Russia.
Here, we present the morphotypic variety of the m1 and M3 teeth diagnostics for the recently formed isolated population of the sibling vole in Far Eastern Russia. In the Far Eastern population, the prevalence of the individuals with m1 with a complicated crown of the forward unpaired loop of the paraconid is characteristic. Namely, m1 in these individuals shows well-expressed sixth exterior and fifth interior salient angles. Read More