False canyon mouse

False canyon mouse

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Peromyscus pseudocrinitus

The false canyon mouse or Coronados deer mouse, is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is known only from Coronados Island, a small island in the Gulf of California, part of Baja California Sur, Mexico. The species is threatened by predation by feral cats, and the IUCN has assessed its conservation status as "critically endangered".

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References

1. False canyon mouse Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/False_canyon_mouse
2. False canyon mouse on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/16687/143642485

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