Peromyscus gossypinus


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Noun1.Peromyscus gossypinus - large dark mouse of southeastern United States
genus Peromyscus, Peromyscus - New World wood mice
wood mouse - any of various New World woodland mice
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Zonorchis komareki also parasitizes Peromyscus gossypinus (Mcintosh 1939, Kinsella 1991) and Peromyscus polionotus (Kinsella 1991).
fontinella are probably the cotton mouse, Peromyscus gossypinus (Leconte), golden mouse, Ochrotomys nuttalli (Harlan) and Florida mouse, Podomys floridanus (Chapman) (Pearson 1954; Layne 1963; Bigler & Jenkins 1975).
The cotton mouse, Peromyscus gossypinus, is known to inhabit undisturbed riparian woodlands and swamps of the southeastern coastal plain.