Mammal Species of the World Logo


HOME --> CLASS MAMMALIA  --> ORDER RODENTIA  --> SUBORDER MYOMORPHA  --> SUPERFAMILY Muroidea  --> FAMILY Cricetidae  --> SUBFAMILY Sigmodontinae  --> GENUS Oecomys

SPECIES Oecomys rutilus

Author:Anthony, 1921.
Citation:Am. Mus. Novit., 19: 4.
Common Name:Reddish Oecomys
Type Locality:Guyana, Mazaruni-Potaro Dist., Kartabo.
Distribution:Extreme E Venezuela, Guyana, Surinam, and French Guiana to Amazonas, Brazil (see Voss et al., 2001:Fig. 60).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Morphological separation from O. bicolor and distribution amplified by Voss et al. (2001).
EXPORT AS CSV Back to search results



  Bucknell Home Page   Biology Department Home Page


©Bucknell Univesity All Rights Reserved
Comments and questions to