Peromyscus leucopus


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A wild mouse that is a carrier of deer ticks, which spread Lyme disease, and a reservoir for hantavirus, the Four Corners disease agent
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Morphological differentiation and identification of Peromyscus leucopus and P.
Effects of habitat fragmentation on population genetic structure in the Avhite-footed mouse (Peromyscus leucopus).
Agonistic spacing behavior in white-footed mice, Peromyscus leucopus. Animal Behavior 42:913-919.
The effect of bot fly larvae on reproduction in white-footed mice, Peromyscus leucopus. Am.
Molecular linkage of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome to the white-footed mouse, Peromyscus leucopus: genetic characterization of the M genome of New York virus.
We analyzed eight long-term time series estimates of Peromyscus leucopus abundance from Kansas, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Vermont, and Maine, USA, using the Kalman filter and spectral analysis.
Captures included Peromyscus leucopus, Peromyscus maniculatus, Microtus ochrogaster, Mus musculus and Reithrodontomys megalotis.
Peromyscus leucopus is mainly a deciduous woodland dweller that, in the Great Lakes region, does not occur north of Lake Superior (Kurta 1995, map p.
Recruitment in white-footed mice (Peromyscus leucopus) as a function of litter size, parity, and season.
Supplemental food and two island populations of Peromyscus leucopus. Journal of Mammalogy 67:474-480.
isolation of pathogenic hantavirus from white-footed mouse (Peromyscus leucopus) [Letter].
-- Brood size, costs of reproduction, life history, litter size, Peromyscus leucopus.