Marsh mouse

Marsh mouse

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


The Marsh 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 marsh mouse
A young / baby of a marsh mouse is called a 'pinkie, kitten or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A marsh mouse group is called a 'nest, colony, harvest, horde or mischief'.

Facts about the marsh mouse

Marsh Mouse or Peromyscus perfulvus is listed on the IUCN Red list (1996) as Lower Risk/Least Concern .

Muddled in his many plans, such as “embarrassing Fidel Castro” and the “rehabilitation and release of endangered Loxahatchee marsh mouse,” is Serge’s desire to unravel the mystery of his grandfather’s death and recover the jewels in one of the biggest jewel heists.

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