Texas mouse

Texas mouse

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Sigmodontinae
Species : Peromyscus attwateri

 

The Texas mouse is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Texas mouse
A young / baby of a Texas mouse is called a 'pinkie, kitten or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Texas mouse group is called a 'nest, colony, harvest, horde or mischief'.
Countries
United States

Facts about the Texas mouse

htm UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH & CREATIVE STUDIES @ UCO: The Texas mouse, Peromyscus attwateri, is a medium-sized Peromyscus that occurs in portions of Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.

The Texas mouse is a medium sized Peromyscus.

The Texas Mouse is found only in the extreme southeastern part of the state along dry brushy slopes with oaks and junipers often associated with high cliffs.

The Texas mouse, Peromyscus attwateri, is a medium-sized Peromyscus that occurs in portions of Missouri, Kansas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.

The Texas mouse, Peromyscus attwateri, is restricted to glade habitats in the Missouri portion of its range, in the southwest corner of the state.

GENERAL STATEMENT The Texas mouse is a brown, medium sized, bicolored mouse that is found throughout central Texas, eastern Oklahoma, and northwest Arkansas. (Full text)

SUBSPECIES Peromyscus attwateri is monotypic (Schmidly, 1973). (Full text)

Range and Habitat: The Texas mouse is found only in the extreme southeastern part of the state along dry brushy slopes with oaks and junipers, often associated with high cliffs. (Full text)

The Texas Mouse is from the order Rodentia. (Full text)

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