Famatina chinchilla rat

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Famatina chinchilla rat
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Abrocomidae
Genus: Abrocoma
A. famatina
Binomial name
Abrocoma famatina
Thomas, 1920

The Famatina chinchilla rat (Abrocoma famatina) is a species of chinchilla rats in the family Abrocomidae found only in Argentina.[2]


  1. ^ Jayat, J. & Ojeda, R. (2008). "Abrocoma famatina". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 5 January 2009.
  2. ^ Braun, Janet K.; Mares, Michael A. (February 2002). "Systematics of the Abrocoma cinerea species complex (Rodentia: Abrocomidae), with a description of a new species of Abrocoma". Journal of Mammalogy. 83 (1): 1–19. doi:10.1644/1545-1542(2002)083<0001:SOTACS>2.0.CO;2. ISSN 1545-1542.