Nicaraguan pocket gopher

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Nicaraguan pocket gopher
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Geomyidae
Genus: Orthogeomys
Species: O. matagalpae
Binomial name
Orthogeomys matagalpae
(J.A. Allen, 1910)

The Nicaraguan pocket gopher (Orthogeomys matagalpae) is a species of rodent in the family Geomyidae. It is found in Honduras and Nicaragua.


  1. ^ McCarthy, T. & Woodman, N. (2008). "Orthogeomys matagalpae". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 15 March 2009.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern