Rosevear's striped grass mouse

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Rosevear's striped grass mouse
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Lemniscomys
Species: L. roseveari
Binomial name
Lemniscomys roseveari
Van der Straeten, 1980

Rosevear's lemniscomys or Rosevear's striped grass mouse (Lemniscomys roseveari) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Zambia and possibly Angola. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

References[edit]

  • 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.
  • Van der Straeten, E. 2004. Lemniscomys roseveari. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 19 July 2007.