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SPECIES Reithrodontomys (Aporodon) tenuirostris

Author:Merriam, 1901.
Citation:Proc. Wash. Acad. Sci., 3: 547.
Common Name:Narrow-nosed Harvest Mouse
Type Locality:Guatemala, Huehuetenango Dept., Todos Santos, 10,000 ft (3048 m).
Distribution:Mountains of Chiapas, México, and C Guatemala (see Arellano and Rogers, 1994:Fig. 3; Rogers et al., 1983).
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Aporodon, tenuirostris species group. Karyotype similar to those of R. creper and R. mexicanus (Rogers et al., 1983). See Arellano and Rogers (1994, Mammalian Species, 477).



    aureus Merriam, 1901

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