Plateau mouse

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Plateau mouse
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Neotominae
Genus: Peromyscus
P. melanophrys
Binomial name
Peromyscus melanophrys
(Coues, 1874)

The plateau mouse (Peromyscus melanophrys) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found only in Mexico.


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