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SPECIES Peromyscus mayensis

Author:Carleton and Huckaby, 1975.
Citation:J. Mammal., 56: 444.
Common Name:Mayan Deermouse
Type Locality:Guatemala, Huehuetenango Dept., about 7 km NW Santa Eulalia, Yaiquich, 2950 m.
Distribution:Known only from the type locality and close vicinity, WC Guatemala.
Status:IUCN Endangered.
Comments:P. furvus species group. Nearest specific relatives obscure; provisionally aligned with the P. furvus species group (Carleton, 1989).
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