The Jerboa family is a very interesting group of rodents which have adapted themselves to living in both hot and cold deserts.



Image: Jerboas by julie rohloff

Infomation sourced from: 

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2015), Jaculus jaculus [online], Availabe from: [accessed 01/07/2015].

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