Peromyscus hylocetes - #2053

Lateral view of adult.  Previously P. aztecus hylocetes, Aztec Deermouse.

Peromyscus hylocetes - #2053

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Transvolcanic Deermouse

Lateral view of adult. Previously P. aztecus hylocetes, Aztec Deermouse., May 1996. GN Cameron

Distribution: Endemic to the Cordillera Transvolcanica, 1980-3085 m, from WC Jalisco eastwards to Distrito Federal and N Morelos, México.
Family: Cricetidae (hamsters, New World rats & mice, voles)