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Napaeozapus insignis  (Miller, 1891)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 180390

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Zapus insignis abietorum Preble, 1899
    Napaeozapus insignis frutectanus Jackson, 1919
    Napaeozapus insignis algonquinensis Prince, 1941
    Napaeozapus insignis gaspensis Anderson, 1942
    Zapus insignis roanensis Preble, 1899
    Napaeozapus insignis saguenayensis Anderson, 1942
  Common Name(s): souris sauteuse des bois [French]
    Woodland Jumping Mouse [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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  
                                  SuborderMyomorpha Brandt, 1855 – Rats, souris, Mice, Rats, Voles, Gerbils, Hamsters, Lemmings  
                                     SuperfamilyDipodoidea Fischer de Waldheim, 1817  
                                        FamilyDipodidae Fischer de Waldheim, 1817 – jumping mice, birch mice, Jerboas  
                                           SubfamilyZapodinae Coues, 1875 – jumping mice  
                                              GenusNapaeozapus Preble, 1899 – woodland jumping mice  
                                                 SpeciesNapaeozapus insignis (Miller, 1891) – souris sauteuse des bois, Woodland Jumping Mouse  

  Expert: Alfred L. Gardner  
  Notes: Curator of North American mammals and Chief of Mammal Section, National Biological Service, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Napaeozapus insignis    
  Expert: Mary Ellen Holden  
  Notes: Department of Mammology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY 10023   
  Reference for: Napaeozapus insignis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: CDP, database (version 1999)  
  Acquired: 2003   
  Reference for: souris sauteuse des bois[French]   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Napaeozapus insignis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Holden, Mary Ellen, and Guy G. Musser / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family Dipodidae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 871-893   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Napaeozapus insignis, Woodland Jumping Mouse [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Napaeozapus insignis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Mammals of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 204   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-383-3   
  Notes: With contributions by Bernadette N. Graham, Adam P. Potter, and Mariana M. Upmeyer   
  Reference for: Napaeozapus insignis, Woodland Jumping Mouse [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wrigley, Robert E.  
  Publication Date: 1972   
  Article/Chapter Title: Systematics and Biology of the Woodland Jumping Mouse, Napaeozapus insignis   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Illinois Biological Monographs, vol. 47   
  Page(s): 117   
  Publisher: University of Illinois Press   
  Publication Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-252-00266-0   
  Notes: Available online:   
  Reference for: Napaeozapus insignis   

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



  Comment: Status: IUCN - Lower Risk (lc)  
    Comments: A specimen of Napaeozapus was collected in Park County, Indiana (Lyon, 1942), though subsequent trapping failed to yield further examples (Mumford, 1969). The identity of the specimen was verified by Klingener (1965:645) and Wrigley (1972:42). Systematic revision and biology provided by Wrigley (1972). Myology, in context of adaptive and phylogenetic significance, studied by Klingener (1964). Diagnosis, range map, and records provided by Hall (1981). Population in E Kentucky discussed by Me...  



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