Species Identification Confidence:
I'm absolutely certain
Museum or Herbarium Specimen
Identified as Microdipodops megacephalus atrirelictus, new subspecies.
Decimal Degrees: 42.0,-116.9
The area is extremely rocky, much of the region is steeply dissected by canyons, and the soil is generlaly alkali-caked or gravelly. Holotype was collected on a sandy strandline along the course of a dry arroyo which funnels into East Little Owyhee River.
Game Management Unit:
October 8, 1978 (All day)
University of California - Berkeley [MVZ]