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 Cactus Mouse (Peromyscus eremicus)




Cactus Mouse | Peromyscus eremicus photo
The Cactus Mouse (Peromyscus eremicus)

Photograph by United States National Park Service. License: Public Domain.  (view image details)

CACTUS MOUSE FACTS

Classification
Class:Mammalia
Order:Rodentia
Family:Muridae
Genus:Peromyscus
Species:eremicus
Common Name:Cactus Mouse


Relatives in same Genus
  Cotton Mouse (P. gossypinus)
  White-footed Mouse (P. leucopus)
  Deermouse (P. maniculatus)
  Oldfield Mouse (P. polionotus)