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Peromyscus maniculatus (deer mouse)

Synonyms: Hesperomys arcticus; Hesperomys austerus; Hesperomys gambelii; Hesperomys gracilis; Hesperomys leucopus arcticus; Hesperomys leucopus deserticolus; Hesperomys leucopus rufinus; Hesperomys sonoriensis; Hesperomys sonoriensis nebrascensis; Mus bairdii; Peromyscus canadensis abietorum; Peromyscus canadensis argentatus; Peromyscus catalinae; Peromyscus cineritius; Peromyscus dubius; Peromyscus exiguus; Peromyscus geronimensis; Peromyscus imperfectus; Peromyscus labecula; Peromyscus leucopus coolidgei; Peromyscus leucopus nubiterrae; Peromyscus luteus; Peromyscus maniculatus alpinus; Peromyscus maniculatus anacapae; Peromyscus maniculatus angustus; Peromyscus maniculatus anticostiensis; Peromyscus maniculatus assimilis; Peromyscus maniculatus balaclavae; Peromyscus maniculatus borealis; Peromyscus maniculatus clementis; Peromyscus maniculatus dorsalis; Peromyscus maniculatus elusus; Peromyscus maniculatus eremus; Peromyscus maniculatus exterus; Peromyscus maniculatus georgiensis; Peromyscus maniculatus gunnisoni; Peromyscus maniculatus hollisteri; Peromyscus maniculatus hueyi; Peromyscus maniculatus inclarus; Peromyscus maniculatus magdalenae; Peromyscus maniculatus margaritae; Peromyscus maniculatus ozarkiarum; Peromyscus maniculatus plumbeus; Peromyscus maniculatus sanctaerosae; Peromyscus maniculatus santacruzae; Peromyscus maniculatus saxamans; Peromyscus maniculatus serratus; Peromyscus maniculatus streatori; Peromyscus michiganensis pallescens; Peromyscus oreas rubidus; Peromyscus oresterus; Peromyscus perimekurus; Peromyscus sonoriensis blandus; Peromyscus sonoriensis fulvus; Peromyscus texanus clementis; Peromyscus texanus medius; Peromyscus texanus saturatus; Sitomys americanus artemisiae; Sitomys americanus canadensis; Sitomys americanus thurberi; Sitomys insolatus
Language: French; Spanish

Wikipedia Abstract

Peromyscus maniculatus is a rodent native to North America.
View Wikipedia Record: Peromyscus maniculatus

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
1
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
12
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 3.56
EDGE Score: 1.52

Attributes

Adult Weight [2]  21 grams
Birth Weight [2]  2 grams
Female Maturity [2]  49 days
Diet [3]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Carnivore (Vertebrates), Frugivore, Granivore
Diet - Fruit [3]  20 %
Diet - Invertibrates [3]  50 %
Diet - Scavenger [3]  10 %
Diet - Seeds [3]  20 %
Forages - Ground [3]  100 %
Arboreal [1]  Yes
Gestation [2]  24 days
Litter Size [2]  5
Litters / Year [2]  3
Maximum Longevity [2]  8 years
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Speed [4]  8.32 MPH (3.72 m/s)
Weaning [2]  22 days

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Alberta Mountain forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Alberta-British Columbia foothills forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Allegheny Highlands forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian mixed mesophytic forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Appalachian-Blue Ridge forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Arizona Mountains forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Baja California desert Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Bajío dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Balsas dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Blue Mountains forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
British Columbia mainland coastal forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
California Central Valley grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
California coastal sage and chaparral Mexico, United States Nearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
California interior chaparral and woodlands United States Nearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
California montane chaparral and woodlands United States Nearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Canadian Aspen forests and parklands Canada Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Cascade Mountains leeward forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Central and Southern Cascades forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Central and Southern mixed grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central British Columbia Mountain forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Central Canadian Shield forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Central forest-grasslands transition United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central Mexican matorral Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Central Pacific coastal forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Central tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Central U.S. hardwood forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Chihuahuan desert Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Colorado Plateau shrublands United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Colorado Rockies forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
East Central Texas forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Canadian forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Eastern Canadian Shield taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Eastern Cascades forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Eastern forest-boreal transition Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Flint Hills tall grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Fraser Plateau and Basin complex Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Great Basin montane forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Great Basin shrub steppe United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Gulf of California xeric scrub Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Gulf of St. Lawrence lowland forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Interior Yukon-Alaska alpine tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra
Jalisco dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Klamath-Siskiyou forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Meseta Central matorral Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Mid-Continental Canadian forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Midwestern Canadian Shield forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Mississippi lowland forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Mojave desert United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Montana Valley and Foothill grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Muskwa-Slave Lake forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Nebraska Sand Hills mixed grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
New England-Acadian forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
North Central Rockies forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northeastern coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Northern California coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northern Canadian Shield taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Northern Cordillera forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Northern Mesoamerican Pacific mangroves Mexico Neotropic Mangroves    
Northern mixed grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern Pacific coastal forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests  
Northern short grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern tall grasslands Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Northern transitional alpine forests Canada Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Northwest Territories taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Oaxacan montane forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Ogilvie-MacKenzie alpine tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra
Okanagan dry forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Ozark Mountain forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Pacific Coastal Mountain icefields and tundra Canada, United States Nearctic Tundra
Palouse grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Piney Woods forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Puget lowland forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
San Lucan xeric scrub Mexico Neotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Sierra de la Laguna dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Sierra de la Laguna pine-oak forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sierra Juarez and San Pedro Martir pine-oak forests Mexico Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Sierra Madre de Oaxaca pine-oak forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sierra Madre del Sur pine-oak forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sierra Madre Occidental pine-oak forests Mexico, United States Nearctic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sierra Madre Oriental pine-oak forests Mexico, United States Nearctic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Sierra Nevada forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Sinaloan dry forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Snake-Columbia shrub steppe United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Sonoran desert Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
South Central Rockies forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Southeastern mixed forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southern Hudson Bay taiga Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga
Tamaulipan matorral Mexico Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Tamaulipan mezquital Mexico, United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Tehuacán Valley matorral Mexico Neotropic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Texas blackland prairies United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Torngat Mountain tundra Canada Nearctic Tundra
Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt pine-oak forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Upper Midwest forest-savanna transition United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Veracruz moist forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Veracruz montane forests Mexico Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Wasatch and Uinta montane forests United States Nearctic Temperate Coniferous Forests
Western Great Lakes forests Canada, United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Western Gulf Coastal grasslands Mexico, United States Nearctic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands  
Western short grasslands United States Nearctic Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Willamette Valley forests United States Nearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Wyoming Basin shrub steppe United States Nearctic Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Yukon Interior dry forests Canada Nearctic Boreal Forests/Taiga

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Acadia National Park II 35996 Maine, United States
Algonquin Provincial Park IV 1868802 Ontario, Canada
Alto Golfo de California y Delta del Rio Colorado Biosphere Reserve VI 2320468 Sonora, Mexico  
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, CA III 184543 California, United States
Arches National Park II 76539 Utah, United States
Badlands National Park II 178535 South Dakota, United States
Banff National Park II 1690912 Alberta, Canada
Beaver Creek Biosphere Reserve 275028 Arizona, United States  
Big Bend Biosphere Reserve National Park II 815561 Texas, United States
Big Thicket Biosphere Reserve National Park II 616880 Texas, United States
Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area V 36286 Montana, Wyoming, United States
Bryce Canyon National Park II 36348 Utah, United States
Buffalo National River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 59947 Arkansas, United States
California Coast Ranges Biosphere Reserve 153447 California, United States  
Canyonlands National Park II 335430 Utah, United States
Cape Breton Highlands National Park II 234333 Nova Scotia, Canada  
Capital Reef National Park II 243722 Utah, United States
Cascade Head Biosphere Reserve 17423 Oregon, United States
Champlain-Adirondack Biosphere Reserve 9859505 New York, Vermont, United States  
Colorado National Monument III 20420 Colorado, United States
Craters of the Moon National Monument V 690996 Idaho, United States
Death Valley National Park II 762125 California, Nevada, United States
Dinosaur National Monument III 203307 Colorado, Utah, United States
Dye Creek Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve Ia 38152 California, United States  
Elk Island National Park II 47171 Alberta, Canada
Forillon National Park II 61010 Quebec, Canada  
Fraser Biosphere Reserve 23050 Colorado, United States  
Fundy National Park II 52716 New Brunswick, Canada
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve Ib 591068 Alaska, United States
Glacier National Park II 953799 Montana, United States
Golden Gate National Recreation Area V 26135 California, United States
Grand Canyon National Park II 1210128 Arizona, United States
Grand Teton National Park II 231724 Wyoming, United States
Grasslands National Park II 128635 Saskatchewan, Canada
Great Basin National Park II 77367 Nevada, United States
Guadalupe Mountains National Park II 46114 Texas, United States
Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve II 366714 British Columbia, Canada
H.J. Andrews Biosphere Reserve 15815 Oregon, United States
Isle Royale Biosphere Reserve Ib 571799 Michigan, United States
Iztaccihuatl-Popocatepetl National Park II 224456 Mexico State, Mexico
Jasper National Park II 2776809 Alberta, Canada
Jornada Biosphere Reserve Ib 30913 New Mexico, United States
Joshua Tree National Park II 305076 California, United States
Kejimkujik National Park II 94203 Nova Scotia, Canada
Kluane National Park and Reserve National Park Reserve II 5463436 Yukon, Canada
Kootenay National Park II 341762 British Columbia, Canada
Kouchibouguac National Park II 59161 New Brunswick, Canada
La Mauricie National Park II 131706 Quebec, Canada
Lake Chelan National Recreation Area II 606367 Washington, United States
Lake Mead National Recreation Area V 670229 Arizona, Nevada, United States
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area V 103172 Washington, United States
Land Between the Lakes Biosphere Reserve V 166264 Kentucky, Tennessee, United States
Lassen Volcanic National Park II 29388 California, United States
Lava Beds National Monument III 20002 California, United States
Long Point Biosphere Reserve 100325 Ontario, Canada  
Mammoth Cave Area Biosphere Reserve (Natn'l Park) National Park II 51235 Kentucky, United States
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve II 20461 Quebec, Canada
Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Reserve 293047 British Columbia, Canada  
Mount Rainier National Park II 235186 Washington, United States
Nahanni National Park Reserve II 1309627 Northwest Territories, Canada
New River Gorge National River National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 55591 West Virginia, United States
Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve 470167 Ontario, Canada  
Oak Ridge National Environmental Research Park 20001 Tennessee, United States
Olympic Biosphere Reserve II 922805 Washington, United States
Ozark National Scenic Riverways National River and Wild and Scenic Riverway V 54621 Missouri, United States
Pacific Rim National Park Reserve II 137900 British Columbia, Canada
Petrified Forest National Park II 44522 Arizona, United States
Point Reyes National Seashore II 27068 California, United States
Prince Albert National Park II 976762 Saskatchewan, Canada
Pukaskwa National Park II 459860 Ontario, Canada
Redberry Lake Biosphere Reserve 277252 Saskatchewan, Canada
Redwood National Park II 77867 California, United States
Reserva de Mapimi Biosphere Reserve VI 849819 Chihuahua, Mexico  
Reserva de la Biosfera El Cielo Biosphere Reserve 353161 Mexico  
Reserva de la Biosfera El Vizcaino Biosphere Reserve VI 6176727 Mexico  
Reserva de la Biosfera Sierra Gorda Biosphere Reserve VI 955579 Queretaro, Mexico  
Reserva de la Michilia Biosphere Reserve VI 23405 Durango, Mexico  
Reserve de la Biosphere de Charlevoix Biosphere Reserve 1383790 Canada  
Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve II 762028 Manitoba, Canada
Rocky Mountain Biosphere Reserve II 239938 Colorado, United States
San Dimas Biosphere Reserve 17161 California, United States  
San Francisco Peninsular Watershed County Wildlife Refuge or Management Area 30320 California, United States  
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area V 38440 California, United States
Sequoia and Kings Canyon Biosphere Reserve II 172261 California, United States
Sevilleta LTER Site Long Term Ecological Research IV 228335 New Mexico, United States
Shenandoah National Park II 108221 Virginia, United States
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore II 62563 Michigan, United States
Southern Appalachian Biosphere Reserve 37548505 North Carolina, Tennessee, United States  
Southwest Nova Biosphere Reserve 3821173 Canada  
Upper Miss. River Nat'l Wildlife Refuge National Wildlife Refuge VI 25823 Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, United States
Waterton Biosphere Reserve II 121459 Alberta, Canada
Whiskey-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area V 197791 California, United States
White Sands National Monument III 139922 New Mexico, United States
Wind Cave National Park II 29471 South Dakota, United States
Winisk River Provincial Park II 434735 Ontario, Canada
Wood Buffalo National Park II 11038545 Alberta, Canada
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve Ib 2476446 Alaska, United States
Yoho National Park II 317576 British Columbia, Canada
Yosemite National Park II 95209 California, United States
Zion National Park II 135667 Utah, United States

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
California Floristic Province Mexico, United States No
Madrean Pine-Oak Woodlands Mexico, United States No
Mesoamerica Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama No

Prey / Diet

Artemisia frigida (Fringed sagewort)[5]
Bouteloua aristidoides (needle grama)[5]
Certhia americana (Brown Creeper)[5]
Sorghum halepense (aleppo milletgrass)[6]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Alectoris chukar (Chukar Partridge)1
Dipodomys elator (Texas kangaroo rat)1
Dipodomys ordii (Ord's kangaroo rat)1
Geomys breviceps (Baird's pocket gopher)1
Geomys bursarius (plains pocket gopher)1
Leptodictya tabida (sugarcane lace bug)1
Perognathus merriami (Merriam's pocket mouse)1
Peromyscus attwateri (Texas mouse)1
Peromyscus leucopus (white-footed mouse)1
Reithrodontomys fulvescens (fulvous harvest mouse)1
Sylvilagus audubonii (Desert Cottontail)1

Predators

Accipiter cooperii (Cooper's Hawk)[5]
Accipiter striatus (Sharp-shinned Hawk)[5]
Aegolius acadicus (Northern Saw-whet Owl)[7]
Aegolius funereus (Boreal Owl)[5]
Asio flammeus (Short-eared Owl)[5]
Asio otus (Long-eared Owl)[5]
Athene cunicularia (Burrowing Owl)[8]
Bubo virginianus (Great Horned Owl)[9]
Buteo jamaicensis (Red-tailed Hawk)[5]
Buteo lagopus (Rough-legged Hawk)[5]
Buteo platypterus (Broad-winged Hawk)[5]
Buteo regalis (Ferruginous Hawk)[5]
Buteo swainsoni (Swainson's Hawk)[5]
Canis latrans (Coyote)[5]
Circus cyaneus (Northern Harrier)[5]
Crotalus horridus (Timber rattlesnake (atricaudatus))[10]
Crotalus oreganus lutosus (Great Basin rattlesnake)[11]
Falco mexicanus (Prairie Falcon)[5]
Falco sparverius (American Kestrel)[5]
Glaucidium gnoma (Northern Pygmy-Owl)[12]
Lampropeltis gentilis (Scarlet kingsnake)[13]
Lampropeltis zonata (California Mountain Kingsnake)[14]
Lanius excubitor (Northern Shrike)[5]
Lynx rufus (Bobcat)[5]
Megascops asio (Eastern Screech-Owl)[5]
Megascops kennicottii macfarlanei (Western Screech-Owl)[15]
Pituophis catenifer (Gopher Snake)[16]
Spilogale gracilis (Western Spotted Skunk)[17]
Spilogale gracilis amphialus (island spotted skunk)[18]
Strix nebulosa (Great Grey Owl)[5]
Strix occidentalis lucida (Mountain spotted owl)[19]
Strix varia (Barred Owl)[5]
Thamnophis scalaris (Longtail Alpine Garter Snake)[20]
Tyto alba (Barn Owl)[21]
Urocyon littoralis (Island Fox)[18]
Ursus arctos (Grizzly Bear)[5]
Vulpes vulpes (Red Fox)[5]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Aetheca thamba <Unverified Name>[22]
Aetheca wagneri[22]
Alaria americana <Unverified Name>[23]
Alaria arisaemoides[23]
Amalaraeus dissimilis athabascae[22]
Amalaraeus dissimilis dissimilis[22]
Amaradix bitterrootensis bitterrootensis[22]
Amaradix euphorbi[22]
Amphipsylla sibirica pollionis[22]
Anomiopsyllus amphibolus[22]
Anomiopsyllus falsicalifornicus congruens[22]
Anomiopsyllus novomexicanensis[22]
Atyphloceras bishopi[22]
Atyphloceras echis echis[22]
Atyphloceras multidentatus multidentatus[22]
Atyphloceras tancitari[22]
Baylisascaris procyonis[23]
Callistopsyllus terinus campestris[22]
Callistopsyllus terinus deuterus[22]
Callistopsyllus terinus terinus[22]
Capillaria hepatica[23]
Carteretta carteri[22]
Catallagia arizonae[22]
Catallagia calisheri[22]
Catallagia charlottensis[22]
Catallagia decipiens[22]
Catallagia luski[22]
Catallagia mathesoni[22]
Catallagia neweyi[22]
Catallagia sculleni chamberlini[22]
Catallagia sculleni rutherfordi[22]
Catallagia sculleni sculleni[22]
Ceratophyllus ciliatus protinus[22]
Ceratophyllus vison[22]
Choanotaenia peromysci <Unverified Name>[23]
Cladotaenia globifera[23]
Conorhinopsylla nidicola[22]
Corypsylla jordani[22]
Corypsylla ornata[22]
Ctenophthalmus pseudagyrtes micropus[22]
Ctenophthalmus pseudagyrtes pseudagyrtes[22]
Delotelis hollandi[22]
Delotelis telegoni[22]
Echidnophaga gallinacea (sticktight flea)[22]
Echinococcus multilocularis[23]
Epitedia scapani[22]
Epitedia stanfordi[22]
Epitedia stewarti[22]
Epitedia wenmanni testor[22]
Epitedia wenmanni wenmanni[22]
Eumolpianus eumolpi eumolpi[22]
Fibricola cratera <Unverified Name>[23]
Foxella ignota recula[22]
Hoplopleura hesperomydis[5]
Hoplopsyllus anomalus (rodent flea)[22]
Hymenolepis bennetti[23]
Hymenolepis citelli[23]
Hymenolepis peromysci <Unverified Name>[23]
Hystrichopsylla dippiei dippiei[22]
Hystrichopsylla dippiei neotomae[22]
Hystrichopsylla dippiei spinata[22]
Hystrichopsylla dippiei truncata[22]
Hystrichopsylla occidentalis linsdalei[22]
Hystrichopsylla occidentalis occidentalis[22]
Hystrichopsylla occidentalis sylvaticus[22]
Hystrichopsylla orophila[22]
Jellisonia hayesi breviloba[22]
Malaraeus eremicus[22]
Malaraeus sinomus[22]
Malaraeus telchinus[22]
Megabothris abantis[22]
Megabothris asio megacolpus[22]
Megabothris calcarifer[22]
Megabothris lucifer[22]
Megabothris quirini[22]
Megarthroglossus divisus[22]
Megarthroglossus procus[22]
Megarthroglossus smiti[22]
Megarthroglossus weaveri[22]
Megarthroglossus wilsoni[22]
Meringis altipecten[22]
Meringis arachis[22]
Meringis bilsingi[22]
Meringis deserti[22]
Meringis dipodomys[22]
Meringis hubbardi[22]
Meringis nidi[22]
Meringis parkeri[22]
Meringis shannoni[22]
Moniliformis clarki[23]
Nearctopsylla princei[22]
Neopsylla inopina[22]
Nippostrongylus brasiliensis[23]
Nosopsyllus fasciatus (northern rat flea)[22]
Opisodasys keeni[22]
Opisodasys nesiotus[22]
Orchopeas caedens caedens[22]
Orchopeas caedens durus[22]
Orchopeas leucopus (rodent flea)[22]
Orchopeas neotomae[22]
Orchopeas sexdentatus cascadensis[22]
Oropsylla arctomys[22]
Oropsylla bruneri[22]
Oropsylla idahoensis[22]
Oropsylla montana[22]
Paruterina candelabraria <Unverified Name>[23]
Paruterina rauschi <Unverified Name>[23]
Peromyscopsylla catatina[22]
Peromyscopsylla draco[22]
Peromyscopsylla hesperomys adelpha[22]
Peromyscopsylla hesperomys hesperomys[22]
Peromyscopsylla hesperomys pacifica[22]
Peromyscopsylla hesperomys ravalliensis[22]
Peromyscopsylla selenis[22]
Pleochaetis mundus[22]
Plusaetis asetus[22]
Plusaetis aztecus[22]
Plusaetis dolens dolens[22]
Plusaetis mathesoni[22]
Plusaetis parus[22]
Plusaetis sibynus jordani[22]
Plusaetis sibynus sibynus[22]
Polyplax auricularis[5]
Postharmostomum helicis <Unverified Name>[23]
Protospirura muris <Unverified Name>[23]
Protospirura peromysci <Unverified Name>[23]
Rhadinopsylla fraterna[22]
Rhadinopsylla rauschi[22]
Rhadinopsylla sectilis goodi[22]
Rhadinopsylla sectilis sectilis[22]
Rictularia coloradensis <Unverified Name>[23]
Scaphiostomum microti <Unverified Name>[23]
Stenistomera alpina[22]
Stenistomera hubbardi[22]
Stenistomera macrodactyla[22]
Stenoponia americana (American mouse flea)[22]
Stenoponia ponera[22]
Strepsylla mina[22]
Taenia mustelae[23]
Taenia pencei <Unverified Name>[23]
Taenia taeniaeformis <Unverified Name>[23]
Thrassis acamantis utahensis[22]
Thrassis aridis campestris[22]
Thrassis francisi francisi[22]
Thrassis pandorae pandorae[22]
Trichinella spiralis (pork worm)[23]
Tunga monositus[22]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

    Maps
Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservat'n Society
Knoxville Zoological Gardens
Oklahoma City Zoological Park
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
Western North Carolina Nature Center
Zoo New England, Franklin Park Zoo

Range Map

North America; Western Michigan University’s Asylum Lake;

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