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SPECIES Irenomys tarsalis

Author:Philippi, 1900.
Citation:Ann. Mus. Nac. Chile Zool., 14: 10.
Common Name:Large-footed Irenomys
Type Locality:Chile, Valdivia Prov., Fundo San Juan, near La Unión.
Distribution:C and S Chile (see Saavedra and Simonetti, 2000, for northern range extension), including Chiloe and Guaitecas Isls, and adjacent Argentina (Neuquén to Chubut Provs.—see Pardiñas et al., 2003b; Pearson, 1995).
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Muñoz Pedreros (2000) maintained longicaudatus, along with nominate tarsalis, as subspecies for Chilean populations.



    longicaudatus (Philippi, 1900)

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