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SPECIES Scolomys ucayalensis

Author:Pacheco, 1991.
Citation:Publ. Mus. Hist. Nat., Ser. A Zool., Univ. Nac. Mayor de San Marcos, 37: 1.
Common Name:Long-nosed Scolomys
Type Locality:Perú, Loreto Dept., 2.8 km E Jenaro Herrera, right bank of Río Ucayali, 135 m; 79°39'W, 04°52'S.
Distribution:S Colombia, NE Peru, and westernmost Brazil (Acre and Amazonas) (Gómez-Laverde et al., 2004:Fig. 1).
Status:IUCN – Endangered.
Comments:Based on qualitative traits, morphometric analyses, and cytochrome b sequences, Gómez-Laverde et al. (2004) considered the recently described juruaense as insufficiently differentiated to warrant specific separation.



    juruaense Patton and da Silva, 1995

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