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SPECIES Apomys insignis

Author:Mearns, 1905.
Citation:Proc. U.S. Natl. Mus., 28: 459.
Common Name:Mindanao Montane Forest Apomys
Type Locality:Philippines, S Mindanao Isl, Mt Apo, 6000 ft (1830 m).
Distribution:Endemic to the Greater Mindanao Faunal Region from islands of Dinagat and Mindanao in primary and secondary forests, 900-2800 m (Heaney et al., 1998).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Included within Apomys abrae hylocetes Group by Musser (1982b), who explained why bardus is a synonym. See account of A. hylocetes.
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    bardus Miller, 1910

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