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SPECIES Akodon (Akodon) dayi

Author:Osgood, 1916.
Citation:Field Mus. Nat. Hist. Publ., Zool. Ser., 10: 208.
Common Name:Dusky Akodont
Type Locality:Bolivia, Cochabamba Dept., Todos Santos, Río Chaparé.
Distribution:Lowland to intermediate elevations (up to 2450 m), S Pando to WC Santa Cruz, Bolivia (Anderson, 1997).
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Subgenus Akodon, A. varius species group (Myers, 1989). Interpreted as a subspecies of A. tapirapoanus (= Bolomys lasiurus) by Cabrera (1961); considered a species closely related to A. toba by Myers (1989).



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