Central Sulawesi spiny rat

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Central Sulawesi spiny rat
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Echiothrix
Species: E. centrosa
Binomial name
Echiothrix centrosa
Miller & Hollister, 1921[1]
Synonyms

Echiothrix brevicula

The Central Sulawesi echiothrix (Echiothrix centrosa), also known as the Central Sulawesi spiny rat[2] is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.[3][4][5] It is found only in Sulawesi, Indonesia.[1]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b Lunde, D., Ruedas, L. & Musser, G. (2008). Echiothrix centrosa. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2.
  2. ^ Don E. Wilson; DeeAnn M. Reeder (2005). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. JHU Press. pp. 1321–. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. 
  3. ^ Musser, G. G.; Carleton, M. D. (2005). "Superfamily Muroidea". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 894–1531. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  4. ^ Echiothrix centrosa. ION: Index to Organism Names. Organismnames.com. Retrieved on 2012-12-28.
  5. ^ Central Sulawesi Echiothrix (Echiothrix centrosa) – Information on Central Sulawesi Echiothrix – Encyclopedia of Life. Eol.org (2011-08-30). Retrieved on 2012-12-28.

Further reading[edit]

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  • New species and records of fur mites (Acari: Astigmata: Atopomelidae) from Southeast Asian rodents (Rodentia: Muridae).
  • Musser, G. G. 1990. Sulawesi Rodents: Species Traits and Chromosomes of Haeromys minahassae and Echiothrix leucura (Muridae: Murinae). American Museum Novitates 2989:1–18.