Southern Red-Backed Vole
Common name(s):
Scientific name:
SOUTHERN RED-BACKED
VOLE
CLETHRIONOMYS GAPPERI
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Distribution Map
Origin: Native
Interesting Facts:
- The southern red-backed vole's normal habitat is the high mountains of Utah
and the cooler mountainous areas of the northern US and Canada.
- Females can produce as many as 50 offspring each year.
- Diet includes fungus and other vegetation.