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Temporal range: Pleistocene to Recent
Hesperomys (Rhipidomys) sclateri.jpg
Rhipidomys leucodactylus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Sigmodontinae
Tribe: Thomasomyini
Genus: Rhipidomys
Tschudi, 1845

Rhipidomys austrinus
Rhipidomys cariri
Rhipidomys caucensis
Rhipidomys couesi
Rhipidomys emiliae
Rhipidomys fulviventer
Rhipidomys gardneri
Rhipidomys ipukensis
Rhipidomys itoan
Rhipidomys latimanus
Rhipidomys leucodactylus
Rhipidomys macconnelli
Rhipidomys macrurus
Rhipidomys mastacalis
Rhipidomys modicus
Rhipidomys nitela
Rhipidomys ochrogaster
Rhipidomys tribei
Rhipidomys venezuelae
Rhipidomys venustus
Rhipidomys wetzeli

Rhipidomys is a genus of rodents in the family Cricetidae,[1] comprising at least 18 species of climbing mouse:


  1. ^ Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). "Superfamily Muroidea". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. 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. 
  • Costa, B.M.A.; Geise, L.; Pereira, L.G.; Costa, L.P. (2011). "Phylogeography of Rhipidomys (Rodentia: Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae) and description of two new species from southeastern Brazil". Journal of Mammalogy. 92 (5): 945–962. doi:10.1644/10-MAMM-A-249.1.