- Chinese Jumping Mouse
Chinese Jumping Mouse
Temporal range: Late Miocene - Recent
Conservation status Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Rodentia Family: Dipodidae Subfamily: Zapodinae Genus: Eozapus
Species: E. setchuanus Binomial name Eozapus setchuanus
The Chinese Jumping Mouse (Eozapus setchuanus) is a species of rodent in the Dipodidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Eozapus. It is endemic to China. Its natural habitat is temperate forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.
- Holden, M. E. and G. G. Musser. 2005. Family Dipodidae. Pp. 871-893 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.
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