Heermann's kangaroo rat

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Dipodomys heermanni
Heermann's kangaroo rat
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Heteromyidae
Genus: Dipodomys
Species: D. heermanni
Binomial name
Dipodomys heermanni
Le Conte, 1853

Heermann's kangaroo rat, Dipodomys heermanni, is a species of rodent in the family Heteromyidae.[2]

Dipodomys heermanni is endemic to California in the United States.[1]


  1. ^ a b Linzey, A. V. & NatureServe (Hammerson, G.) (2008). Dipodomys heermanni. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 27 March 2009.
  2. ^ Patton, J. L. (2005). "Family Heteromyidae". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 845–846. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 

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