22. Peromyscus and Gerbils Flashcards
Order of Peromyscus, Suborder
Order Rodentia, suborder Myomorpha
Two species of Peromyscus
Which Peromyscus is semi-arboreal?
What do Peromyscus do when excited?
Peromyscus lifespan in captivity
Why should you change Peromyscus in a cabinet or bin?
They can jump 30cm
P. leucopus is primary reservoir for which tick borne dz?
Hantavirus is endemic in which species of Peromyscus/
MHV has been seen in which sp of Peromyscus?
Giardia causes clinical dz in Peromyscus - T or F?
Peromyscus is natural host of which trematode?
Which sp of Peromyscus is susceptible to periodontal dz?
Which type DM is seen in Peromyscus?
Type II DM
5 infectious diseases for which Peromyscus is used in research?
Sin Nombre virus Hantavirus Lyme disease Leishmaniasis Ehrlichiosis
Order and Suborder of gerbils