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Big Pocket Gopher
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Information
Range Mexico
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Geomyidae
Genus Orthogeomys
Species O. lanius
Conservation Status
CRSpecies
Critically Endangered

The Big pocket gopher (Orthogeomys lanius) is a species of rodent in the family Geomyidae. It is endemic to Mexico, where it has only been found on the southeastern slopes of Mt. Orizaba, at an elevation of 1300 m.

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