Western harvest mouse

Western harvest mouse

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Family
Subfamily
SPECIES
Reithrodontomys megalotis
WEIGHT
8-17 g
LENGTH
118-170 mm

The western harvest mouse is a small neotomine mouse native to most of the western United States. Many authorities consider the endangered salt marsh harvest mouse to be a subspecies, but the two are now usually treated separately.

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No

Nocturnal

Gr

Granivore

He

Herbivore

Zo

Zoochory

Te

Terrestrial

Te

Territorial

Po

Polygyny

Po

Polygamy

So

Solitary

No

Not a migrant

W

starts with

Distribution

Geography

Continents
Biogeographical realms

Western harvest mouse habitat map

Climate zones

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR
PREGNANCY DURATION
23 to 25 days
BABY CARRYING
1 to 9
INDEPENDENT AGE
3 weeks

References

1. Western harvest mouse Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_harvest_mouse
2. Western harvest mouse on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/19410/115151098

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