Red-nosed tree rat (Phyllomys brasiliensis)

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Red-nosed tree rat skulls, various orientations
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Red-nosed tree rat fact file

Red-nosed tree rat description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyEchimyidae
GenusPhyllomys (1)

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Red-nosed tree rat status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Red-nosed tree rat skulls, various orientations  
Red-nosed tree rat skulls, various orientations

© Dr. Louise Emmons

Dr. Louise Emmons
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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