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SPECIES Oligoryzomys brendae

Author:Massoia, 1998.
Citation:2nd Congreso Argentino de Zoonosis y 1st Congreso Argentino y Latinamericano de Enfermedades Emergentes, Buenos Aires: 243.
Common Name:Brenda’s Colilargo
Type Locality:Argentina, Tucumán Prov., Depto. Tafí Viejo, Cerro San Javier, 1000 m.
Distribution:Tucumán, Salta, and Catamarca Provs., NW Argentina.
Comments:Compared with O. flavescens and O. longicaudatus by Massoia (1998) but details for recognition skimpy; additional study required to illuminate status, discrimination from other regional forms, and distribution.



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