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Temporal range: Early Pliocene–Recent
Reithrodontomys raviventris.jpg
Reithrodontomys raviventris
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Neotominae
Tribe: Reithrodontomyini
Genus: Reithrodontomys
Giglioli, 1873

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Reithrodontomys is the genus of groove-toothed New World harvest mice.


This genus contains these species:


  1. ^ New Species of Reithrodontomys, Subgenus Aporodon (Cricetidae: Neotominae), from the Highlands of Costa Rica, with Comments on Costa Rican and Panamanian Reithrodontomys [1]
  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 1993. Family Muridae. Pp. 501-755 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C. [1] Accessed 3 April 2007.