Heteromys desmarestianus, Gray, 1868

Anderson, Robert P. & Timm, Robert M., 2006, A New Montane Species of Spiny Pocket Mouse (Rodentia: Heteromyidae: Heteromys) from Northwestern Costa Rica, American Museum Novitates 3509 (1), pp. 1-39: 34-35

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.1206/0003-0082(2006)3509[1:ANMSOS]2.0.CO;2

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DA87BD-FFA2-255A-FF64-F9FC017DFC5A

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scientific name

Heteromys desmarestianus
status

 

Heteromys desmarestianus  (total 317)

COSTA RICA

ALAJUELA

1. Cantón Upala, Dos Ríos, Finca La Selva, 350 m [10 ° 569N, 85 ° 209W, IGCR, 1965], KU 158450View Materials, 158451; MNCR 792, 799; Cantón Upala, Finca La Selva, ca. 9 km NE Dos Ríos, 400 m [same coordinates], MNCR 795, 809.

2. Área de Conservación Guanacaste, ca. 28 km NNE Liberia, San Cristóbal, Río Cucaracha trail, 750 m [10 ° 529N, 85 ° 239W, IGCR, 1965; M. Klaus, personal commun.], KU 158499View Materials, 158500; Área de Conservación Guanacaste, ca. 28 km NNE Liberia, San Cristóbal, Sendero del Corredor, 370 m [same coordinates], KU 158501View Materials –158505; MNCR 1086, 1087.

3. Cantón Upala, Aguas Claras, Colonia Libertad [ca. 400 m; 10 ° 519N, 85 ° 159W, IGCR, 1965; N. Woodman, in litt.], MNCR 802, 805; Cantón Upala, Aguas Claras, Colonia Libertad, Finca Pérez [same coordinates], MNCR 796, 798; Cantón Upala, Aguas Claras, Colonia Libertad, Fila Cerro Chato, 750–800 m [same coordinates], MNCR 794.

4. Cantón Guatuso, Asentamiento La Garroba, 100–200 m [10 ° 489N, 84 ° 559W, IGCR, 1966a; N. Woodman, in litt.], KU 158876View Materials –158878.

5. Parque Nacional Rincón de la Vieja, Quebrada Provisión, 900–1000 m [10 ° 479N, 85 ° 179W, IGN, 1977; coordinates correspond to indicated elevation], KU 158547View Materials; MNCR 793, 806.

6. San Carlos, Buvart Farm, 800 ft [244 m; 10 ° 339N, 84 ° 299W, McPherson, 1985], FMNH 43994, 43995.

7. Bosque Eterno de los Niños, Poco Sol, Zambia trail, 750–800 m [10 ° 219N, 84 ° 409W, IGN, 1984; see also McCain, 2004], KU 160977View Materials, 160978.

8. 7 km (by road) NE Quesada, 700 m [10 ° 219N, 84 ° 249W, IGN, 1986], LSUMZ 26357.

9. Palmira de Zárcero, 7000 ft [2134 m; 10 ° 129N, 84 ° 229W, IGCR, 1966c], FMNH 43993.

10. Volcán Poás, Río Poasito, 2000 m [10 ° 109N, 84 ° 129W, McPherson, 1985], UMMZ 123384, 123385.

GUANACASTE

11. Área de Conservación Guanacaste , ca. 39 km N Liberia, Pitilla [ca. 700 m, 10 ° 599N, 85 ° 269W, IGCR, 1965; M. Klaus, personal commun.], KU 158512View Materials, 158513; MNCR 1088View Materials  ; Área de Conservación Guanacaste , ca. 39 km N Liberia, Pitilla, Sendero Carica [ca. 600– 800 m, IGCR, 1965; M. Klaus, personal commun.; same coordinates], KU 158514View Materials  ; Área de Conservación Guanacaste , ca. 39 km N Liberia, Pitilla, Sendero Orosilito [ca. 700– 900 m, IGCR, 1965; M. Klaus, personal commun.; same coordinates], KU 158506View Materials –158511  ; MNCR 1089View Materials  .

12. Área de Conservación Guanacaste, ca. 37 km NNW Liberia, Maritza, Sendero Cacao [ca. 600– 900 m, 10 ° 579N, 85 ° 309W, IGCR, 1965; M. Klaus, personal commun.], KU 158497View Materials, 158498.

13. Área de Conservación Guanacaste, ca. 20 km NNE Liberia, Pailas, Sendero Pailas, 800 m [10 ° 479N, 85 ° 219W, IGN, 1977; M. Klaus, personal commun.], KU 158607View Materials, 158608; Área de Conservación Guanacaste, ca. 20 km NNE Liberia, Pailas, Sendero Pailas, near Río Colorado, 800 m [same coordinates], KU 158614View Materials, 158615 (provisional identification only; see Sympatry and Zones of Contact with Heteromys desmarestianus  ). See also locality 29 for specimens of H. nubicolens  from the same locality.

14. Hacienda Santa María; 18 mi E of Liberia [3200 ft (975 m), Goodwin, 1946; 5 15 airline km NE of Liberia; 10 ° 469N, 85 ° 199W, McPherson, 1985; see also Harris, 1943], UMMZ 65221–65223.

15. 5 mi E, 2 mi S Tilarán [780 m, 10 ° 299N, 84 ° 549W, IGN, 1982], LSUMZ 15783–15785; 5 mi E, 2 mi S Tilarán, Finca Silencio, 780 m, same coordinates], LSUMZ 15786, 15787.

16. 3.0–3.5 mi E Tilarán, 825–950 m [10 ° 299N, 84 ° 559W, IGN, 1982], LSUMZ 9469–9473, 10505; 4.1–5.0 km NE (by road) Tilarán, 650 m [same coordinates], MVZ 164828–164843.

17. Tilarán [460 m; 10 ° 289N, 84 ° 589W, IGN, 1982], LSUMZ 9908.

HEREDIA

18. Río Sarapiquı´, Puerto Viejo [Bob Hunter’s cabin; Emmet Hooper field notes], 300 ft [91 m; 10 ° 289N, 84 ° 019W, IGN, 1985], UMMZ 112065; Puerto Viejo [50 m, IGN, 1985; same coordinates], KU 84370.

19. Finca La Selva [5 La Selva Biological Station; 50 m, 10 ° 269N, 84 ° 019W, IGN, 1985], UMMZ 124791–124990; La Selva [5 La Selva Biological Station; 50 m, IGN, 1985; same coordinates], KU 134860View Materials –134862; La Selva Biological Reserve, 3 km S Puerto Viejo [5 La Selva Biological Station; 50 m, IGN, 1985; same coordinates], KU 158623View Materials.

20. Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, 11 km S, 4.5 km W Puerto Viejo, 280–369 m [10 ° 229N, 84 ° 039W, Timm et al., 1989], FMNH 128429, 128431–128433, 128448–128450; MNCR 800.

21. Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, 1 km S, 11.5 km E San Miguel, 680–710 m [10 ° 189N, 84 ° 059W, Timm et al., 1989], FMNH 128434– 128437, 128440, 128446, 128453, 128455– 128458; KU 142373View Materials; MNCR 801.

22. Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, 3.5 km S, 11.5 km E San Miguel, 1000 m [10 ° 179N, 84 ° 059W, Timm et al., 1989], FMNH 128438, 128439, 128441, 128442, 128447.

23. Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, 9 km S, 11.5 km E San Miguel, 1520 m [10 ° 149N, 84 ° 059W, Timm et al., 1989], FMNH 128443– 128445.

KU

Biodiversity Institute, University of Kansas

MNCR

Museo Nacional de Costa Rica

FMNH

Field Museum of Natural History

LSUMZ

Louisiana State University, Musuem of Zoology

UMMZ

University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology

MVZ

Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California Berkeley

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Rodentia

Family

Heteromyidae

Genus

Heteromys