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Chibchan Water Mouse

The Chibchan Water Mouse (Chibchanomys trichotis) is a species of rodent in the Cricetidae family. It it found in Colombia, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and rivers.

References

  • Contreras, L. 1996. Chibchanomys trichotis 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 09 July 2007.
  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. Pp. 894-1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.

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