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SPECIES Notiomys edwardsii

Author:Thomas, 1890.
Citation:In Milne-Edwards, Mission Sci. Cap. Horn, 1882-3, 6(Mamm.): 24.
Common Name:Edward’s Long-clawed Akodont
Type Locality:Argentina, Santa Cruz Prov., south of Santa Cruz, Corpen Aike (as refined by Pardiñas and Galliari, 1998a:124).
Distribution:S Argentina, from S Río Negro Prov. to C Santa Cruz Prov. (see Pardiñas and Galliari, 1998a:Fig. 5).
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Known by few specimens; morphology and natural history amplified by Pearson (1984, 1995) and distribution by Pardiñas and Galliari (1998a) and Teta et al. (2002).



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