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Temporal range: Recent
Slender-tailed Cloud Rat.jpg
Northern Luzon giant cloud rat (Phloeomys pallidus)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Subfamily: Murinae
Genus: Phloeomys
Waterhouse, 1839

Phloeomys cumingi
Phloeomys pallidus

Phloeomys is a small genus of rodents in the family Muridae. Both species are endemic to the island of Luzon in the Philippines.

It contains these species:


  • Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). "Superfamily Muroidea". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 1437–1438. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.