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Chaetodipus hispidus Baird 1858 (hispid pocket mouse)

Osteichthyes - Rodentia - Heteromyidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 45039

Alternative combination: Perognathus hispidus

Belongs to Chaetodipus according to W. W. Korth 1998

Sister taxa: Chaetodipus arenarius, Chaetodipus artus, Chaetodipus baileyi, Chaetodipus californicus, Chaetodipus fallax, Chaetodipus formosus, Chaetodipus goldmani, Chaetodipus intermedius, Chaetodipus lineatus, Chaetodipus nelsoni, Chaetodipus penicillatus, Chaetodipus pernix, Chaetodipus spinatus

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): m1 1.10 x 1.30