Taxon profile


South American Water Rat
Nectomys squamipes (Brants, 1827)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Muridae - mice »  genus Nectomys

Scientific synonyms

Mus squamipes

Least Concern LC

Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Ixodes nectomys Kohls, 1956, Ixodes schulzei Aragão & Fonseca, 1951

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [14475]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Nectomys squamipes (Brants, 1827)]
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 Nectomys squamipes Brants, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Nectomys squamipes (Brants, 1827)]

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