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Temporal range: Late Pliocene - Recent
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Praomys daltoni
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Subfamily: Murinae
Genus: Praomys
Thomas, 1915

Praomys coetzeei
Praomys daltoni
Praomys degraaffi
Praomys delectorum
Praomys derooi
Praomys hartwigi
Praomys jacksoni
Praomys lukolelae
Praomys minor
Praomys misonnei
Praomys morio
Praomys mutoni
Praomys obscurus
Praomys petteri
Praomys rostratus
Praomys tullbergi
Praomys verschureni

Praomys is a genus of rodent in the family Muridae endemic to Africa. It contains the following 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. 894–1531. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.