Dipodomys californicus eximius Grinnell, 1919

Marysville kangaroo rat, Lesser California kangaroo rat



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1983

IUCN RedList status: "may be extinct"



vicinity of Marysville Buttes, Sutter County, California, USA


Biology & Ecology










Grinnell, J. and Linsdale, J. M. (1929). A new kangaroo rat from the upper Sacramento Valley, California. Univ. California Publ. Zool. 30: 453-459.

HMW6 (p. 228).

Linzey, A. V. & NatureServe (Hammerson, G.). (2008). Dipodomys californicus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T42599A10718957. Downloaded on 15 August 2016.

Williams, Daniel F. (1986). Mammalian Species of Special Concern in California. Prepared for the state of California, the Resources Agency, Department of Fish and Game, Sacramento, CA 95814. vi + 100 pp.


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