San Esteban Island mouse

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San Esteban Island mouse
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Genus: Peromyscus
Species group: P. boylii
Species: P. stephani
Binomial name
Peromyscus stephani
Townsend, 1912

The San Esteban Island mouse (Peromyscus stephani) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.[2] It is endemic to Mexico, where it is known only from San Esteban Island in the northern Gulf of California.[1]


  1. ^ a b Álvarez-Castañeda, S.T. & Castro-Arellano, I. (2008). "Peromyscus stephani". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 5 March 2011. 
  2. ^ Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). "Superfamily Muroidea". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1078. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.