Moojen's Atlantic spiny rat

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Moojen's Atlantic spiny-rat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Echimyidae
Genus: Trinomys
Species: T. moojeni
Binomial name
Trinomys moojeni
Pessôa, Oliveira and Reis, 1992
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Moojen's Atlantic spiny-rat, Trinomys moojeni, is a spiny rat species from South America. It is found in Brazil. It is named after twentieth-century Brazilian zoologist João Moojen.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Catzeflis, F.; Patton, J.; Percequillo, A.; Bonvicino, C. & Weksler, M. (2008). "Trinomys moojeni". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 6 January 2009.