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Heteromys nelsoni  Merriam, 1902
Taxonomic Serial No.: 625233

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Nelson's Spiny Pocket Mouse [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      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  
                                        SubfamilyHeteromyinae Gray, 1868  
                                           GenusHeteromys Desmarest, 1817 – Forest Spiny Pocket Mice  
                                              SubgenusHeteromys (Xylomys) Merriam, 1902  
                                                 SpeciesHeteromys nelsoni Merriam, 1902 – Nelson's Spiny Pocket Mouse  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: James L. Patton  
  Notes: Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720   
  Reference for: Heteromys nelsoni    
       
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  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Álvarez-Castañeda, Sergio Ticul, Consuelo Lorenzo, Evelyn Rios, Patricia Cortés-Calva, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: DNA barcoding of mammals in Mexico: implications for biodiversity   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Open Zoology Journal, vol. 5, special issue 1   
  Page(s): 18-26   
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  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1874-3366   
  Notes: An online open-access journal. doi: 10.2174/1874336601205010018   
  Reference for: Heteromys nelsoni   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rogers, Duke S., and Malinda W. González  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: Phylogenetic relationships among spiny pocket mice (Heteromys) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear sequence data   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 91, no. 4   
  Page(s): 914-930   
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  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2372   
  Notes: doi: 10.1644/09-MAMM-A-287.1   
  Reference for: Heteromys nelsoni   
       
  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: Heteromys nelsoni   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Heteromys nelsoni, Nelson's Spiny Pocket Mouse [English]   
       
  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: Heteromys nelsoni, Nelson's Spiny Pocket Mouse [English]   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Middle America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Mexico, Native  
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: Status: IUCN - Critically Endangered  
    Comments: Type species of subgenus Xylomys Merriam, which is of debatable validity (R. P. Anderson, pers. comm.). Reviewed by Rogers and Rogers (1992b)  
 

 

   

 
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