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SPECIES Oligoryzomys andinus

Author:Osgood, 1914.
Citation:Field Mus. Nat. Hist. Publ., Zool. Ser., 10: 156.
Common Name:Andean Colilargo
Type Locality:Perú, La Libertad Dept., upper Río Chicama, Hacienda Llagueda, 6000 ft (1830 m).
Distribution:W Perú and WC Bolivia; geographic and altitudinal limits uncertain.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Karyotype reported by Gardner and Patton (1976). Recorded as sympatric with O. arenalis in Lima Dept., Perú (Arana-Cardó and Ascorra, 1994).
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