Salta tuco-tuco

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Salta tuco-tuco
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Ctenomyidae
Genus: Ctenomys
Species: C. saltarius
Binomial name
Ctenomys saltarius
Thomas, 1912

The Salta tuco-tuco (Ctenomys saltarius) is a species of rodent in the family Ctenomyidae.[2] It is endemic to Argentina.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bidau, C., Lessa, E. & Ojeda, R. (2008). Ctenomys saltarius. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 5 January 2009.
  2. ^ Woods, C. A.; Kilpatrick, C. W. (2005). "Infraorder Hystricognathi". In Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 1538–1600. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.