Cactus mouse

Cactus mouse

Kingdom
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Genus
SPECIES
Peromyscus eremicus
WEIGHT
25 g
LENGTH
80-90 mm

The cactus mouse is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is a species of the genus Peromyscus, a closely related group of New World mice often called "deermice" . They are native to desert areas of western North America.

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Distribution

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Cactus mouse habitat map

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Mating Habits

PREGNANCY DURATION
20 to 25 days
BABY CARRYING
1 to 4

References

1. Cactus mouse Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cactus_mouse
2. Cactus mouse on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/16659/143641683

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