Family: Muridae, Mice and Rats view all from this family
Description Differs from Southern Grasshopper Mouse only in genetic details, but ranges do not overlap. Smaller than the Northern Grasshopper Mouse, with a relatively larger tail.
Dimensions 120-160mm, 35-55mm, 20-35g
Habitat Deserts, Scrub, shrub & brushlands
Range Southwest, Texas
Discussion Also knows as Mearns' Grasshopper Mouse. Occurs in low desert-scrub habitats in Chihuahuan Desert, and extending slightly northward