Rodent species Habitat type GLPD GL December April December April Baiomys
taylori -- -- 25 1 Dipodomys merriami -- 1 2 -- Dipodomys ordii -- -- -- -- Dipodomys spectabilis -- -- 3 2 Neotoma albigula -- -- 2 -- Onychomys leucogaster 9 -- 6 -- Peromyscus leucopus -- -- -- -- Peromyscus maniculatus -- -- 9 (3) -- Perognathus flavus 4 1 5 -- Reithrodontomys megalotis -- -- -- -- Sigmodon hispidus -- -- -- -- Overall prevalence (%) 0 0 5.
In addition to the recognized arenavirus hosts, other Texas rodent genera (Onychomys, Baiomys
, Peromyscus, Dipodomys, and Chaetodipus) have tested positive for arenavirus antibodies (Milazzo et al.
taylori has been recorded in Wise County within the Lyndon B.
taylori, and Sigmodon hispidus.
taylori was an important food source representing almost 10% of the diet.
During October 2007, wild rodents of 5 species were collected from coastal Chiapas, Mexico: Baiomys
musculus (southern pygmy mouse), Liomys salvini (Salvins spiny pocket mouse), Oligoryzomys fulvescens (fulvus pygmy rice rat), Oryzomys couesi (Coues' rice rat) and Sigmodon hispidus (hispid cotton rat).
Effect of removal of Sigmodon hispidus on microhabitat utilization by Baiomys
taylori and Reithrodontomys fulvescens.
This measure of movement has been used previously for Baiomys
musculus and Sigmodon mascotensis (Schnell et al.
Testing of Carbaryl Flea Powder--The most common rodents were Sigmodon hispidus (hispid cotton rat), Peromyscus gossypinus (cotton deermouse), Reithrodontomys fulvescens (fulvous harvest mouse), Baiomys
taylori (northern pygmy mouse), Oryzomys pallustris (marsh oryzomys), and Neotoma floridana (eastern woodrat).
Further extension of the range of the northern pygmy mouse, Baiomys
taylori, in southwestern Oklahoma.
Based on these records, Schmidly (1983) hypothesized that the northeastern limit of Baiomys
approximated a line extending from the northwestern corner of Fannin County to the eastern edge of Marion County and southward to Orange County (Fig.
Six species of rodents (216 individuals) were trapped during the study (Table 2): Peromyscus pectoralis (white-ankled mouse, n = 180), Sigmodon hispidus (hispid cotton rat, n = 29), Chaetodipus hispidus (hispid pocket mouse, n = 3), Reithrodontomys fulvescens (fulvous harvest mouse, n = 2), Peromyscus maniculatus (deer mouse, n = 1), and Baiomys
taylori (pygmy mouse, n = 1).