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Peromyscus hagermanensis Hibbard 1962 (deer mouse)

Mammalia - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 50248

Full reference: C. W. Hibbard. 1962. Two New Rodents from the Early Pleistocene of Idaho. Journal of Mammalogy 43(4)

Belongs to Peromyscus according to B. Kurten and E. Anderson 1980

Sister taxa: Peromyscus antiquus, Peromyscus anyapahensis, Peromyscus baumgartneri, Peromyscus berendsensis, Peromyscus boylii, Peromyscus brachygnathus, Peromyscus cochrani, Peromyscus complexus, Peromyscus cragini, Peromyscus crinitus, Peromyscus cumberlandensis, Peromyscus dentalis, Peromyscus difficilis, Peromyscus eremicus, Peromyscus gossypinus, Peromyscus imperfectus, Peromyscus irvingtonensis, Peromyscus kansasensis, Peromyscus leucopus, Peromyscus maniculatus, Peromyscus maximus, Peromyscus minimus, Peromyscus nesodytes, Peromyscus nosher, Peromyscus parvus, Peromyscus pectoralis, Peromyscus polionotus, Peromyscus progressus, Peromyscus sarmocophinus, Peromyscus truei

Type specimen: Its type locality is Hagerman (USGS 20765), which is in a Blancan terrestrial horizon in Idaho

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): M1 1.70 x 1.10, M2 1.26 x 1.07, M3 0.786 x 0.828, m1 1.59 x 1.00, m2 1.38 x 1.04

Estimated body mass: 19.1 g based on m1 length