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Capromys pappus Varona, 1984

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid (Silva-Taboada et al., 2007; Borroto-Páez et al., 2012).

 

Conservation Status

 

 

Distribution

Isla de la Juventud, Cuba

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Varona, L. S. (1984). Otra especie fósil de Capromys. (Rodentia: Capromyidae). Poeyana 286: 1-5.

 

Other references:

Borroto-Páez, Rafael, Mancina, Carlos A., Woods, Charles A. and Kilpatrick, C. William. (2012). Checklist: Updated Checklist of Endemic Terrestrial Mammals of the West Indies, pp. 389-415. In: Borroto-Páez, Rafael, Woods, Charles A. and Sergile, F. E. (eds.). Terrestrial Mammals of the West Indies: Contributions. Gainesville, Florida: Florida Museum of Natural History and Wacahoota Press. 482 pp.

Silva-Taboada, G., W. Suárez Duque, and S. Díaz Franco. (2007). Compendio de lo mamíferos terres-tres autóctonos de Cuba vivientes y extinguidos. Havana: Museo Nacional de Historia Natural.

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