Scientific Name: Brachytarsomys villosa
Author: F. Petter, 1962

Common Name/s: Hairy-tailed tree rat

Locality: Madagascar

Last Record: 1962

Rediscovered in: 2001

IUCN status: Endangered

Species Bibliography:

Goodman, S. and Rakotondravony, D. (2008). Brachytarsomys villosa. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. ( Downloaded on 29 July 2013.

Goodman, S. M., Soarimalala, V. and Rakotondravony, D. (2001). The rediscovery of Brachytarsomys villosa F. Petter, 1962 in the northern highlands of Madagascar. Mammalia 65(1): 83-86.