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SPECIES Thomomys (Thomomys) idahoensis

Author:Merriam, 1901.
Citation:Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 14: 114.
Common Name:Idaho Pocket Gopher.
Type Locality:USA, Idaho, Clark Co., Birch Creek (10 mi [16 km] S Nicholia [Lemhi Co.], about 6,400 ft. [1940 m]).
Distribution:EC Idaho, adjacent Montana and W Wyoming, and N Utah (USA).
Status:IUCN Lowered Risk (nt) as T. idahoensis and as T. i. confinus.
Comments:Subgenus Thomomys. Thaeler (1972, 1977) revised this species. Formerly included in talpoides by Hall and Kelson (1959:441) and Hall (1981:457, 463; but see Hall, 1981:1179).
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SUBSPECIES idahoensis

SUBSPECIES confinus

SUBSPECIES pygmaeus

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