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Arctic Lemming
Information
Range Russia and Canada
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Cricetidae
Genus Dicrostonyx
Species Dicrostonyx torquatus
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Arctic lemming is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found only in the arctic biomes in Russia and Canada. They were once found in England but they have become extirpated in England.

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