Trinidad spiny rat

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Trinidad spiny rat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Echimyidae
Genus: Proechimys
Species: P. trinitatus
Binomial name
Proechimys trinitatus
(J.A. Allen & Chapman, 1893)
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The Trinidad spiny rat (Proechimys trinitatus[2]) is a species of rodent in the family Echimyidae. It is endemic to Trinidad and Tobago.

References[edit]

  1. ^ McKnight, M. & Emmons, L. (2008). "Proechimys trinitatis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  2. ^ Not trinitatis, Woods and Kilpatrick, 2005, Mamm. Spec. World., 3rd ed., p. 1588