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Apomys sacobianus Johnson, 1962

Long-nosed Luzon apomys, Long-nosed Luzon forest mouse

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1956

Rediscovered in 2013 or before

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient

 

Distribution

Luzon, Philippines

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Johnson, D. H. (1962). Two new murine rodents.Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 75: 317-319.

 

Other references:

Heaney, L. 2008. Apomys sacobianus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T1916A8846339. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T1916A8846339.en. Downloaded on 22 November 2016.

Heaney, L.R., Balete, D.S., Dollar, M.L., Alcala, A.C., Dans, A.T.L., Gonzales, P.C., Ingle, N.R., Lepiten, M.V., Oliver, W.L.R., Ong, P.S., Rickart, E.A., Tabaranza Jr., B.R. and Utzurrum, R.C.B. 1998. A synopsis of the mammalian fauna of the Philippine Islands. Fieldiana: Zoology (New Series) 88: 1–61.

Lawrence R. Heaney, Danilo S. Balete, Maria Josefa Veluz, Scott J. Steppan, Jacob A. Esselstyn, Andrew W. Pfeiffer, and Eric A. Rickart. (2014). Two new species of Philippine forest mice (Apomys, Muridae, Rodentia) from Lubang and Luzon Islands, with a redescription of Apomys sacobianus Johnson, 1962. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 126(4): 395-413.

Musser, G.G. and Carleton, M.D. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. In: D.E. Wilson and D.A. Reeder (eds), Mammal Species of the World: a geographic and taxonomic reference, pp. 894-1531. The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA.

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