Mammal Species of the World Logo


HOME --> CLASS MAMMALIA  --> ORDER RODENTIA  --> SUBORDER MYOMORPHA  --> SUPERFAMILY Muroidea  --> FAMILY Cricetidae  --> SUBFAMILY Neotominae  --> GENUS Peromyscus

SPECIES Peromyscus hooperi

Author:Lee and Schmidly, 1977.
Citation:J. Mammal., 58: 263.
Common Name:Hooper’s Deermouse
Type Locality:México, Coahuila, 2.5 mi (4 km) W, 21 mi (34 km) S Ocampo, 3500 ft (1067 m).
Distribution:Grassland transition zone, 1000-2000 m, from C Coahuila to northernmost Zacatecas and San Luis Potosí, México.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:P. hooperi species group. Allocated, with reservation, to the subgenus Peromyscus as sole member of P. hooperi species group (Schmidly et al., 1985). See Alvarez-Castañeda (2002, Mammalian Species, 709).



  Bucknell Home Page   Biology Department Home Page


©Bucknell Univesity All Rights Reserved
Comments and questions to