Zapus hudsonius


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Noun1.Zapus hudsonius - widely distributed in northeastern and central United States and CanadaZapus hudsonius - widely distributed in northeastern and central United States and Canada
jumping mouse - any of several primitive mouselike rodents with long hind legs and no cheek pouches; of woodlands of Eurasia and North America
genus Zapus, Zapus - type genus of the Zapodidae
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Species expected, but not found were the masked shrew, Sorex cinereus, the meadow jumping mouse, Zapus hudsonius, and six other taxa.
gapperi, Microtus californicus PRNA011 Murinae/gerbilinae Rattus norvegicus, Mus musculus, Zapus hudsonius PRNA034 Rattus Rattus norvegicus PRNA033 Mus M.
Discovery of Zapus hudsonius in northeastern Oklahoma, with comments on its ecological status.
leucopus represented 94% of total captures (65 of 69), with other species including Microtus pennsylvanicus, Zapus hudsonius, and Blarina brevicauda.
Zapus hudsonius lives throughout Michigan today, where it prefers grasslands, meadows, and forest edges.
Year 2008 2009 2010 Total Talpidae Scalopus aguaticus 1 1 1 3 Soricidae Blarina brevicauda 14 5 0 19 Sorex cinereus 8 2 0 10 Cricetidae: Arvicolinae Microtus ochrogaster 0 48 14 62 Microtus pennsylvanicus 0 32 27 59 Cricetidae: Neotominae Peromyscus leucopus 7 54 4 65 Peromyscus maniculatus 0 5 26 31 Reithrodontomys 0 10 3 13 megalotis Muridae Mus musculus 0 2 2 4 Dipodidae Zapus hudsonius 1 1 21 23 Sciuridae Tamias striatus 1 0 0 1 Total 32 160 98 290 Trap-nights 1211 2924 2985 7120 Captures/trap-night 0.
Zapus hudsonius is a relatively vagile and long-lived rodent (Quimby, 1951).
Predation on a meadow jumping mouse, Zapus hudsonius, and a house mouse, Mus musculus, by brown trout, Salmo trutta.
Species taken at Willow Slough and Newport but not at Goose Pond were the masked shrew Sorex cinereus, the western harvest mouse Reithrodontomys megalotis, and the meadow jumping mouse Zapus hudsonius.
The meadow jumping mouse, Zapus hudsonius, is a boreal species which ranges from Alaska across Canada to the Atlantic coast southward throughout the eastern United States, west to the central Great Plains (Hall, 1981), with one subspecies restricted to lowland montane habitats in eastern Arizona and central New Mexico (Hafner et al.
maniculatus 5 (1,10) 0 (0,5) 1 (0,14) Unknown Peromyscus 1 (0,1) 1 (1,1) 1 (1,2) Zapus hudsonius 0 (0,0) 3 (0,17) 1 (1,2)
By order of decreasing abundance, they were Blarina brevicauda (23 individuals), Cryptotis parva (21), Microtus ochrogaster (11), Sorex longirostris (7), Sorex fumeus (5), Zapus hudsonius (4), Peromyscus leucopus (3), M.