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Reithrodontomys humulis Audubon and Bachman 1841 (eastern harvest mouse)

Mammalia - Glires - Cricetidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 51317

Alternative combination: Mus humulis

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

Sister taxa: Reithrodontomys fulvescens, Reithrodontomys galushai, Reithrodontomys megalotis, Reithrodontomys montanus, Reithrodontomys moorei, Reithrodontomys pratincola, Reithrodontomys rexroadensis, Reithrodontomys wetmorei

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 1.24 x 0.80

Estimated body mass: 8.4 g based on m1 length