, also known as the Oecomys bicolor White-bellied Oecomys or [2 ] Bicolored Arboreal Rice Rat, is a species of [1 ] rodent in the genus of family Oecomys Cricetidae. It has a wide distribution in Amazonia, occurring in northwestern Brazil, northern Bolivia, eastern Peru, eastern Ecuador, eastern Colombia, much of Venezuela, Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana, and extends into eastern Panama, but it may in fact contain more than one species. [1 ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b c Pino et al., 2008
^ Musser and Carleton, 2005
Literature cited [ edit ]
Musser, G.G. and Carleton, M.D. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. Pp. 894–1531 in Wilson, D.E. and Reeder, D.M. (eds.).
Mammal Species of the World: a taxonomic and geographic reference. 3rd ed. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2 vols., 2142 pp. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0 Pino, J., Patton, J., Catzeflis, F., Weksler, M., Bonvicino, C., Costa, L. and Emmons, L. 2008.
. In IUCN. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2009.2. < Oecomys bicolor www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on November 30, 2009.