| Most harvest mice prefer grassy habitats. They include grass seeds in their diets. Their young, often several litters a year, are born in nests woven of grasses. Hairy Harvest Mice are found in Nayarit and Jalisco, Mexico, and are plentiful enough not to be at risk of extinction.
Head and Body: 50-145 mm; Tail: 45-115 mm
Merriam, C.H., 1901. Proceedings of the Washingon Academy of Sciences, 3:553.
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