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SPECIES Dipodillus (Petteromys) lowei

Author:Thomas and Hinton, 1923.
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1923: 261.
Common Name:Lowe’s Dipodil
Type Locality:Sudan, Jebel Marra.
Distribution:Known only from the type locality.
Status:IUCN – Critically Endangered as Gerbillus lowei.
Comments:Subgenus Petteromys. Synonymized with D. campestris by F. Petter (1975b) without supporting evidence, but should be kept separate pending revision of the genus (Lay, 1983). Associated with D. campestris by Pavlinov et al. (1990).
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