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SPECIES Oecomys catherinae

Author:Thomas, 1909.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 4: 234.
Common Name:Atlantic Forest Oecomys
Type Locality:Brazil, Santa Catarina State, Joinville.
Distribution:Atlantic Forest Region of SE Brazil, Bahia to Santa Catarina, and along riverine forest into Cerrado and Caatinga regions; limits poorly documented.
Comments:Member of the O. trinitatis group but size larger than O. trinitatis proper, pelage more luxuriant, and supraorbital shelves more pronounced.



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