Phillips's kangaroo rat

Phillips's kangaroo rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Heteromyidae
Subfamily : Dipodomyinae
Species : Dipodomys phillipsii


The is listed as Near Threatened (LR/nt), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Phillips
A young / baby of a Phillips is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Phillips group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Phillips's kangaroo rat habitats
Desert and Hot Desert

Facts about the Phillips's kangaroo rat

Range and Population Dipodomys phillipsii is endemic to Mexico, being found in the central area of the country, from Durango to Oaxaca.

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