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Dipodomys californicus eximius Grinnell, 1919

Marysville kangaroo rat, Lesser California kangaroo rat

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1983

IUCN RedList status: "may be extinct"

 

Distribution

vicinity of Marysville Buttes, Sutter County, California, USA

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Grinnell, J. and Linsdale, J. M. (1929). A new kangaroo rat from the upper Sacramento Valley, California. Univ. California Publ. Zool. 30: 453-459.

HMW6 (p. 228).

Linzey, A. V. & NatureServe (Hammerson, G.). (2008). Dipodomys californicus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T42599A10718957. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T42599A10718957.en. Downloaded on 15 August 2016.

Williams, Daniel F. (1986). Mammalian Species of Special Concern in California. Prepared for the state of California, the Resources Agency, Department of Fish and Game, Sacramento, CA 95814. vi + 100 pp.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/21368/dipodomys-californicus-eximius-marysville-kangaroo

 

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