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SPECIES Akodon (Akodon) surdus

Author:Thomas, 1917.
Citation:Smithson. Misc. Coll., 68(4): 2.
Common Name:Slate-bellied Akodont
Type Locality:Perú, Cuzco Dept., Huadquiña, 5000 ft (1524 m).
Distribution:E Andes of SE Perú.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Akodon. Retained as a species by Reig (1987), Myers (1989), and Hershkovitz (1990c), but considered a possible synonym of A. aerosus by Patton and Smith (1992); reconciliation of these differing treatments needed.
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