Rattus feliceus Thomas, 1920

Guy G. Musser & Michael D. Carleton, 1993, Order Rodentia - Family Muridae, Mammal Species of the World (2 nd Edition), Washington and London: Smithsonian Institution Press, pp. 501-755 : 652

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scientific name

Rattus feliceus Thomas, 1920
status

 

Rattus feliceus Thomas, 1920 . Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 9, 6:423.

TYPE LOCALITY: Indonesia, Kepulauan Maluku, Pulau Seram, Gunung Manusela, 6000 ft .

DISTRIBUTION: Known only from Seram Isl.

COMMENTS: An amplified description and comparison with R. koopmani from Peleng Isl were provided by Musser and Holden (1991), who also discussed past, and incorrect, subspecific allocations of feliceus to other species of Rattus . Phylogenetic affinities of R. feliceus are with species of Rattus endemic to New Guinea region ( Musser and Holden, 1991).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Rodentia

Family

Muridae

Genus

Rattus

Loc

Rattus feliceus Thomas, 1920

Guy G. Musser & Michael D. Carleton 1993
1993
Loc

Rattus feliceus

Thomas 1920: 423
1920