Peters's climbing rat

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Peters's climbing rat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Genus: Tylomys
Species: T. nudicaudus
Binomial name
Tylomys nudicaudus
(Peters, 1866)

Peters's climbing rat (Tylomys nudicaudus) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae.

It is found in Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Nicaragua.


  • Baillie, J. 1996. Tylomys nudicaudus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 20 July 2007.
  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. pp. 894–1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.