Jaliscan cotton rat

Jaliscan cotton rat

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Sigmodon mascotensis

The Jaliscan cotton rat or Mexican cotton rat is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found only in Mexico. They commonly have brown fur with white fur on the belly. They are ground-dwelling and prefer open habitats.

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References

1. Jaliscan cotton rat Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jaliscan_cotton_rat
2. Jaliscan cotton rat on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/20216/115157887

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