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SPECIES Aepeomys reigi

Author:Ochoa G., Aguilera, Pacheco, and Soriano, 2001.
Citation:Z. Saugetierk., 66: 230.
Common Name:Reig’s Aepeomys
Type Locality:Venezuela, Lara State, Parque Nacional Yacambu, 17 km SE Sanare, El Blanquito, 1600 m; 09º40′N, 69º37′W.
Distribution:Venezuelan Andes (Lara and Trujillo), 1600-3230 m, W Venezuela.
Comments:Morphologically similar to A. lugens but size larger and chromosomal formula very different, 2n =44 versus 2n = 28 in A. lugens (Aguilera et al., 1994, 2000).
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