Peromyscus eremicus

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Related to Peromyscus eremicus: cactus mouse, Peromyscus maniculatus
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Synonyms for Peromyscus eremicus

burrowing mouse of desert areas of southwestern United States

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Peromyscus eremicus eremicus (Baird, 1858), cactus mouse.
Although a small and isolated range, the Beach Mountains supports a diverse mammalian fauna which is dominated by desert scrub species (that is, Chaetodipus nelsoni, Dipodomys merriami, Peromyscus eremicus, and P.
Peromyscus eremicus (cactus deermouse) was identified from Upper Sloth Cave on the basis of the lack or only rudimentary development of accessory molar cusps (Logan and Black, 1979).
Prey item Lepus californicus Black-tailed jackrabbit Sylvilagus audubonii Desert cottontail Ammospermophilus interpres Texas antelope squirrel Spermophilus variegatus Rock squirrel Thomomys bottae Botta's pocket gopher Chaetodipus Pocket mouse Dipodomys spectabilis Banner-tailed kangaroo rat Dipodomys Ord's or Merriam's kangaroo rat Neotoma albigula White-throated woodrat Neotoma mexicana Mexican woodrat Peromyscus boylei Brush deermouse Peromyscus eremicus Cactus deermouse Peromyscus truei Pinyon deermouse Sigmodon fulviventer Tawny-bellied cotton rat Sigmodon hispidus Hispid cotton rat Callipepla gambelli Gambel's quail Zenaida Dove Unidentified Aves Lizard Reptilian egg Invertebrate Total Percentage of Percent Prey item occurrences frequency Lepus californicus 8.
October December February April June Species 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 Spermophilus spilosoma 1 Dipodomys merriami 5 11 15 15 9 14 15 10 4 14 Onychomys arenicola 1 Perognathus flavus 4 Chaetodipus intermedius 3 1 Chaetodipus penicillatus 2 10 Peromyscus eremicus 1 Peromyscus leucopus 1 2 1 Peromyscus maniculatus 1 2 Neotoma micropus 1 Sigmodon sp.