Nectomys magdalenae

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Nectomys magdalenae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Genus: Nectomys
Species: N. madgalenae
Binomial name
Nectomys magdalenae
Thomas, 1897

Nectomys magdalenae, also known as the Magdalena nectomys,[1] is a nocturnal, semiaquatic species of rodent in the genus Nectomys of family Cricetidae. It is found in northwestern Colombia at altitudes from sea level to 2000 m,[1] including near the Magdalena River (from which it takes its name).


  1. ^ a b c Delgado et al., 2008

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