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Perognathus parvus xanthonotus  Grinnell, 1912
Taxonomic Serial No.: 625254

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Perognathus xanthanotus Grinnell, 1912
    Perognathus xanthonotus Grinnell, 1912
    Perognathus parvus xanthanotus Grinnell, 1912
  Common Name(s): Yellow-eared Pocket Mouse [English]
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderCastorimorpha A. E. Wood, 1955  
                                     FamilyHeteromyidae Gray, 1868 – heteromyid rodents, Kangaroo Mice, Kangaroo Rats, Pocket Mice  
                                        SubfamilyPerognathinae Coues, 1875  
                                           GenusPerognathus Wied-Neuwied, 1839 – pocket mice, Silky Pocket Mice  
                                              SpeciesPerognathus parvus (Peale, 1848) – Great Basin Pocket Mouse  
                                                 SubspeciesPerognathus parvus xanthonotus Grinnell, 1912 – Yellow-eared Pocket Mouse  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Williams, Daniel F., Hugh H. Genoways, and Janet K. Braun / Genoways, Hugh H., and James Brown, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Taxonomy   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publications (American Society of Mammalogists), no. 10: Biology of the Heteromyidae   
  Page(s): 38-196   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0-935868-66-6   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Perognathus parvus xanthonotus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and Sue Ruff, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Smithsonian Book of North American Mammals   
  Page(s): xxv + 750   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-845-2   
  Reference for: Perognathus parvus xanthonotus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  



  Comment: Broadly misspelled as 'xanthanotus,' but correctly spelled as xanthonotus by Williams et al. (1993:189)  



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