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SPECIES Neusticomys peruviensis

Author:Musser and Gardner, 1974.
Citation:Am. Mus. Novit., 2537: 7.
Common Name:Peruvian Ichthyomyine
Type Locality:Perú, Loreto Dept., Balta, 300 m; 10°08'S, 17°13'W.
Distribution:Known only from two localities in lowland E Perú (see Pacheco and Vivar, 1996; Pacheco et al., 1993).
Status:IUCN – Endangered.
Comments:Described as a form of Daptomys and maintained as a species by Voss (1988).
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