Liomys


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During October 2007, wild rodents of 5 species were collected from coastal Chiapas, Mexico: Baiomys musculus (southern pygmy mouse), Liomys salvini (Salvins spiny pocket mouse), Oligoryzomys fulvescens (fulvus pygmy rice rat), Oryzomys couesi (Coues' rice rat) and Sigmodon hispidus (hispid cotton rat).
0 * Not shown are 3 Liomys salvini, 2 Oligoryzomys fulvescens, and 1 Sigmodon hispidus rodents.
Systematics and evolutionary relationships of spiny pocket mice, Genus Liomys.
Succession Species Edge Interior Edge Interior Edge Interior Sigmodon hispidus 38 24 114 34 125 142 Peromyscus leucopus 39 41 35 88 2 3 Liomys irroratus 45 33 19 16 16 7 Mus musculus 0 0 8 5 7 14 Neotoma micropus 8 16 1 0 1 0 Rattus rattus 3 3 4 3 1 3 Oryzomys couesi 0 0 4 3 5 3 Reithrodontomys 0 0 2 2 1 3 fulvescens Chaetodipus hispidus 0 0 0 0 1 0 Oryzomys palustris 0 0 1 0 0 0 Total individuals 133 117 188 151 159 175 Table 2.
Liomys irromtus, which was identified in more scats from ocelots than were any other species (Fig.
Prey Ocelot Bobcat (n = 61) (n = 20) Mammals Insectivora Cryptotis parva X Notiosorex crawfordi X X Lagomorpha Lepus californicus X X Sylvilagus Jloridanus X X Rodentia Chaetodipus hispidus X Geomys personatus X Liomys irroratus X X Neotoma micropus X X Onychomys leucogaster X Perognath us merriami X Peromyscus leucopus X X Reithrodontomys fulvescens X Sigmodon hispidus X X Artiodactyla Odocoikus virginianus X X Birds Cuculiformes Geococcyx californianus X Passeriformes Cyanocorax yucas X Icteria virens X Mirnus polyglottos X Passer X Sialia currucoides X Reptiles Squamata Sceloporus X
Notable exceptions include works on Liomys (Genoways, 1973), Cratogeomys (Hollander, 1990), and a number of Brazilian bat species (Willig, 1983).
In addition to the above-listed modifications to the species list of Wilson and Reeder (2005), we here treat Liomys as being part of Heteromys, following Hafner et al.
Salvin's spiny pocket mouse, Liomys salvini, typically is associated with dry tropical lowland forest along the Pacific slopes of the mountains of Central America, reaching an altitude of about 1500 meters.