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jird

Meriones unguiculatus; see Mongolian gerbil.
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Barn Owls switched to house mice and Tristram's jirds in date plantations where they occurred in higher abundance than alfalfa fields.
Host animals A B C Daurian ground squirrel 1 4962 4963 Siberian chipmunk 1 4965 4966 1 4964 4965 Tricolored squirrel 2 4977 1 4977 American red squirrel 1 4971 Southern flying squirrel 1 4972 4973 Columbian ground squirrel 1 4957 4958 Richardson's ground squirrel 2 4959 4960 1 4954 4959 1 4954 4955 Fat-tailed gerbil 3 Golden spiny mouse 1 Fat sand rat 1 Bushy-tailed jird 1 1 1 Large Egyptian gerbil 1 Greater Egyptian jerboa 1 4975 4976 1 Lesser Egyptian jerboa 1 GenBank accession nos.
Yersinia pestis was isolated from bone marrow of the camel and from jirds (Meriones libycus) and fleas Xenopsylla cheopis captured at the camel corral.