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Museum Specials captured the meadow jumping mouse, North American least shrew, and southeastern shrew, whereas the Sherman live trap did not.
Relying heavily on Ramey's work, Wyoming petitioned FWS to remove the Preble's meadow jumping mouse from the protected list.
Some landowners indicated a willingness to help the Preble's Meadow jumping mouse upon hearing it was endangered, presumably because they wished to help an endangered species.
What of the endangered Preble's meadow jumping mouse? Monitoring data shows increased distribution in the bank area.
Preble's Meadow Jumping Mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei) We designated critical habitat on June 23 for this threatened subspecies, which has an extremely long tail, large hind feet, and long hind legs.
* Preble's meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei), a small mammal living along rivers and streams in Colorado and Wyoming, on July 17;
The same is true for the meadow jumping mouse, whose elongated hind legs are adapted to saltatory motion.
leucopus), 21 woodland jumping mice (Napaeozapus insignis), one meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius), four chipmunks (Tamias striatus), and one vole (Microtus sp.).
Distribution of the meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius) largely is coincident with the North American distribution of Koppen climatic type D (i.e., humid continental climates; Hall, 1981; Fig.
Extensive human development and rapid habitat degradation of riparian ecosystems along the eastern plains-foothills interface of Colorado and southeastern Wyoming (Compton and Hugie, 1993; Ryon, 1997; Hafner, 1997; Shenk, 1998) resulted in the threatened status under the Endangered Species Act (United States Department of the Interior, 1998) of the Preble's meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei) in 1998.
The main animal of concern now at the Air Force Academy is the Preble's meadow jumping mouse (Zapus hudsonius preblei), a small brown rodent with a conspicuous dark dorsal band, large well-developed hind legs and feet, and an extremely long tail.