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Habromys delicatulus

Delicate Deermouse

Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae

 

Conservation Status: Critically Endangered. This species is found in a single location with continuing decline of habitat.


This is the smallest known species of deermouse.

Length:
Average: Total Length: 159 mm (holotype; see paper for avg or range) Tail: 80 mm

References:

Carleton, M.D., O. Sánchez, & G. Urbano-Vidales, 2002. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 115(3): 491.

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Mammal Species of the World

Distribution of Habromys delicatulus