Rodents — Order
Incisors have a yellow enamel. Rodents have a total of four incisors.
Colonies of 6+. Burrow in river banks. Family
Has external cheek pouches. Front feet much larger than hind feet.
Pocket Mice & Kangaroo Rats
Has external cheek pouches. Hind feet much larger than front feet.
Mice & Rats
Looks like beaver with rat tail. Semiaquatic, nocturnal. Family
Evidence that species is found in Texas:
The Mammals of Texas
, Online edition of the book by William B. Davis and David J. Schmidly. Hosted by Texas Tech University. Distribution maps show both confirmed records and general range.
Nonindigenous Aquatic Species (NAS)
, USGS database query for Collin County.
Rick's iNaturalist observations
, nature observations of Richard K. Murphy. Identifications are not necessarily confirmed by other users.
This page last updated on January 19, 2014.