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SPECIES Scotinomys teguina

Author:Alston, 1876.
Actual Date:1877
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1876: 755.
Common Name:Short-tailed Singing Mouse
Type Locality:Guatemala, Alta Verapaz Dept., Cobán.
Distribution:Intermediate elevations of Middle America from E Oaxaca, México, to W Panamá.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Level of differentiation and status of populations north (teguina) and south (irazu) of the Nicaraguan Depression merit reconsideration. Hooper (1972) recognized four subspecies.



    apricus (Bangs, 1902)
    cacabatus Goodwin, 1945
    endersi Goodwin, 1946
    episcopi Enders and Pearson, 1939
    escazuensis Goodwin, 1945
    garichensis Enders and Pearson, 1939
    irazu (J. A Allen, 1904)
    leridensis Enders and Pearson, 1939
    rufoniger Sanborn, 1935
    stenopygius Buchanan and Howell, 1967
    subnubilis Goldman, 1935

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