Taxon profile


Mountain Beaver
Aplodontia rufa (Rafinesque, 1817)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Aplodontidae »  genus Aplodontia

Least Concern


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living fossil

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Aplodontia rufa californica (Peters, 1864)
subspecies Aplodontia rufa humboldtiana Taylor, 1916
subspecies Aplodontia rufa nigra Taylor, 1914
subspecies Aplodontia rufa pacifica Merriam, 1899

Aplodontia rufa pacifica

subspecies Aplodontia rufa phaea Merriam, 1899
subspecies Aplodontia rufa rainieri Merriam, 1899
subspecies Aplodontia rufa rufa (Rafinesque, 1817)

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [1869]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Aplodontia rufa (Rafinesque, 1817)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Aplodontia rufa Rafinesque, 1817]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Aplodontia rufa (Rafinesque, 1817)]

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