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SPECIES Pseudoryzomys simplex

Author:Winge, 1887.
Citation:E Museo Lundii, 1(3): 11.
Common Name:False Oryzomys
Type Locality:Brazil, Minas Gerais State, near Lagoa Santa.
Distribution:EC Bolivia, NE Argentina (Chaco, Formosa, Sante Fe; Pardiñas et al., in litt.), and W Paraguay, to E Brazil (Pernambuco).
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Formerly classified as Oryzomys incertae sedis (Cabrera, 1961) until genus diagnosed by Hershkovitz (1962). Lectotype designated, synonymy presented, karyotype and distribution discussed by Voss and Myers (1991).



    wavrini (Thomas, 1921)
    reigi Pine and Wetzel, 1975

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