A Unique Colony of the Bobak Marmot, Marmota bobak (Rodentia, Sciuridae), in Steppes of the Right-Bank Ukraine

Rashevska, H. V., Semeniuk, S. K.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/vzoo-2015-0042


The analysis of historical data on the the bobak marmot distribution and failed attempts to reacclimatize the species in the right-bank Ukraine are presented. The article also informs about finding in Mykolaiv Region a colony of the the bobak marmot which history dates back to 1988.