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SPECIES Pelomys isseli

Author:de Beaux, 1924.
Citation:Ann. Mus. Civ. Stor. Nat. Genova, 51: 207.
Common Name:Lake Victoria Pelomys
Type Locality:Uganda, Lake Victoria, Kome Isl.
Distribution:Uganda; endemic to islands of Kome, Bugala, and Bunyama in Lake Victoria (Bekele and Schlitter, 1989; Delany, 1975).
Status:IUCN Vulnerable.
Comments:Morphologically closely related to P. hopkinsi.
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