Central Sulawesi spiny rat

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Central Sulawesi spiny rat
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]
Distribution of Echiothrix centrosa.PNG

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.[2][3][4] It is found only in Sulawesi, Indonesia.[1]

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Lunde, D.; Ruedas, L.; Musser, G. (2008). "Echiothrix centrosa". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 2015-03-15. 
  2. ^ a b Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). "Superfamily Muroidea". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1321. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  3. ^ Echiothrix centrosa Archived March 24, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.. ION: Index to Organism Names. Organismnames.com. Retrieved on 2012-12-28.
  4. ^ 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.