Hoogerwerf's rat

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Hoogerwerf's Rat)
Jump to: navigation, search
Hoogerwerf's rat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Rattus
Species: R. hoogerwerfi
Binomial name
Rattus hoogerwerfi
Chasen, 1939

Hoogerwerf's rat (Rattus hoogerwerfi) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is named after zoologist Andries Hoogerwerf and is found only in western Sumatra, Indonesia, including Mount Leuser.