Stephens' kangaroo rat (Dipodomys stephensi)
Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND
A medium-size kangaroo rat. White below. Many hairs in top and bottom tail stripes have white bases, giving stripes a grizzled appearance. Crested tail about a 1 1/2 times body length; white tail stripe about half as wide as dark dorsal stripe. Hindfoot has 5 toes; soles of feet dusky.
- States/US Territories in which the Stephens' kangaroo rat, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: California
- US Counties in which the Stephens' kangaroo rat, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
|Status||Date Listed||Lead Region||Where Listed|
|09/30/1988||California/Nevada Region (Region 8)||Wherever found|
» Federal Register Documents
|Date||Title||Plan Action Status||Plan Status|
|06/23/1997||Draft Recovery Plan for Stephen's Kangaroo Rat (Dipodomys stephensi)||View Implementation Progress||Draft|
|Date||Citation Page||Title||Document Type|
|04/21/2004||69 FR 21567 21569||90-Day Finding on Petition To Delist the Stephens' Kangaroo Rat and Initiation of a 5-Year Review||
|04/27/2012||77 FR 25112 25116||5-Year Reviews of Species in California and Nevada||
|07/22/2011||Stephens' kangaroo rat (Dipodomys stephensi) 5-Year Revew|
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