Otomys irroratus (Brants, 1827)

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataMammaliaRodentiaMuridaeOtomys

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Full Name

Otomys irroratus (Brants, 1827)

Common names

  • Southern African Vlei Rat eng
  • vlei rat eng
  • Vlei rat
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

Het Geslacht der Muizen p.94

Habitat

Not marine

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Mammalia
order
Rodentia
family
Muridae
genus
Otomys
species
Otomys irroratus
 
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Description

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Bibliography

Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (2005) Superfamily Muroidea: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2

Rosevear, D. R. (1969) The Rodents of West Africa

Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds. (1992) Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing

Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole (2000) Common Names of Mammals of the World

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (120881085) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.