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SPECIES Thomomys (Thomomys) monticola

Author:J. A. Allen, 1893.
Citation:Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 5: 48.
Common Name:Mountain Pocket Gopher.
Type Locality:USA, California, El Dorado Co., Mt. Tallac, 7,500 ft. (2,286 m).
Distribution:Sierra Nevada Mtns of C and N California and extreme WC Nevada (USA).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Thomomys. Revised by Johnson and Benson (1960); Thaeler (1968a) provided details of distribution in N California.
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    pinetorum Merriam, 1899

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