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Micromys

a genus of rodents in the subfamily Murinae of Old World rats and mice.

Micromys minutus
the small, 2 to 3 inch, red-brown Eurasian harvest mouse.
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This huge dataset has been generously made available by the LPO to the author in order to analyse specifically the harvest mouse contribution.
In recent years it has been under increasing pressure and we hope that by specific harvest mouse projects such as artificial nests we will provide them with the help they need to survive.
Harvest Mouse general manager, Sue Howarth, said: "The opening was a real success with great feedback on the delicious new menu and the fantastic interiors.
Summed total of small mammal species abundance estimates over all four seasons by species and habitat at Pea Ridge National Military Park, Benton County, Arkansas during 2012-2013 Habitat type Eastern Mammal species redcedar Warm-season forest Oldfield grassland Total Least shrew 1 19 20 Southern flying squirrel 1 1 Golden mouse 9 1 1 11 Texas mouse 36 4 40 White-footed mouse 3 12 15 Deer mouse 20 7 7 34 Fulvous harvest mouse 61 48 109 Hispid cotton rat 7 13 20 Total 69 93 88 250 TABLE 2.
The organisations teamed up after the discovery of a dead harvest mouse in Bowburn near Durham last summer.
EUROPE'S smallest rodent, the harvest mouse, has been found living and nesting at RSPB Saltholme.
maniculatus), the western harvest mouse (Reithrodontomys megalotis), the hispid cotton rat (Sigmodon hispidus), the fulvous pygmy rice rat (Oligoryzomys fulvescens), and 122 other species in the Neotominae or Sigmodontinae (16).
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.
Other species in the programme include pine marten, harvest mouse and dormouse.
To determine if size of animal affected crossing of roads, we divided species into three sizes (small = western harvest mouse Reithrodontomys megalotis and plains harvest mouse R.
The harvest mouse is among the small mammals playing a key role in the food chain which are featured in a new booklet by the Countryside Council for Wales