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Rodents - Mongolian gerbils

MONGOLIAN JIRD or MONGOLIAN GERBIL (Meriones unguiculatus)

In the wild nature mongolian gerbil can be found mainly in the vast steppe and desert regions of Mongolia and northern China. Gerbils live largely underground, in a complex system of corridors and burrows, which they dig themselves. In Europe the gerbil appeared first in the 19th century...