Brown deer mouse

The brown deer mouse (Peromyscus megalops) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae found only in Mexico.

Brown deer mouse
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Neotominae
Genus: Peromyscus
P. megalops
Binomial name
Peromyscus megalops
Merriam, 1898


  1. ^ Castro-Arellano, I. & Vázquez, E. (2016). "Peromyscus megalops". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T16674A115136745. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T16674A22363250.en.{{cite iucn}}: error: |doi= / |page= mismatch (help)
  • Baillie, J. (1996). Peromyscus megalops. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 19 July 2007.
  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. (2005). Superfamily Muroidea. pp. 894–1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.