The organism has been linked to three types of wood rats, Neotoma micropus, Neotoma albigua, and Neotoma floridana.
Kerr: Short Report: A Disseminated Infection of Leishmania Mexicana in an Eastern Wood Rat, Neotoma floridana, Collected in Texas, 2003
Ecological observations on the wondrat Neotoma floridana
Ecological observations on the woodrat, Neotoma floridana.
Present and past distribution of the endangered southern Illinois woodrat ( Neotoma floridana illinoensis).
The Quaternary distribution of the eastern woodrat, Neotoma floridana, in Indiana.
Studies of the eastern woodrat, Neotoma floridana, in the Hoosier National Forest, southern Indiana.
Total number of unique captures by species at reference sites, Lake Carl Blackwell (LCB) and Oologah Wildlife Management Area (OMMA) and sites within Tar Creek Superfund Site, Douthat and Beaver Creek, from June 2004 to March 2006 Sites LCB OWMA Douthat Beaver Creek Peromyscus leucopus 61 81 81 48 Peromyscus maniculatus 7 13 38 10 Sigmodon hispidus 18 118 14 15 Neotoma floridana
17 15 0 6 Reithrodontomys fulvescens 30 19 1 0 Reithrodontomys montanus 0 0 2 0 Microtus pinetorum 0 6 0 1 Microtus ochrogaster 0 2 0 0 Blarina hylophaga 1 2 0 1 Mus MUSCUIUS 0 0 2 0 Total 134 256 * 138 81 * = Significant difference at P = 0.
Studies of the habitat of the southern clade of Neotoma floridana
in the southeastern US coastal plain are sparse.
Ecology and helminths of the Osage wood rat, Neotoma floridana
osagensis, including description of Longistriata neotoma n.
Reithrodontomys fulvescens and Reithrodontomys humulis occurred only in the grassland, whereas Neotoma floridana
was trapped only in the wooded draw.
Testing of Carbaryl Flea Powder--The most common rodents were Sigmodon hispidus (hispid cotton rat), Peromyscus gossypinus (cotton deermouse), Reithrodontomys fulvescens (fulvous harvest mouse), Baiomys taylori (northern pygmy mouse), Oryzomys pallustris (marsh oryzomys), and Neotoma floridana
Caching behavior by eastern woodrats, Neotoma floridana
, in relation to food perishability.
Other small mammals which were collected from the area (from greatest to least abundant) included Peromyscus leucopus, Neotoma floridana
, Sigmodon hispidus, P.
is usually described as solitary and asocial (Kinsey, 1976, 1977).