The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

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Scientific Name
Brotomys voratus
Author
Miller, 1916:7
Synonym/s
Common Name/s
Hispaniolan edible rat
Locality
Hispaniola (including La Gonave Island)
Last Record
Sometime between 1536 and 1546
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/3121/0]Extinct[/url]
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/7020/brotomys-voratus-hispaniolan-edible-rat
Hypodigm
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Borroto-Páez, Rafael, Mancina, Carlos A., Woods, Charles A. and Kilpatrick, C. William. (2012). [url=https://www.researchgate.net/publication/273831338_UPDATED_CHECKLIST_OF_ENDEMIC_TERRESTRIAL_MAMMALS_OF_THE_WEST_INDIES]Chapter 7: Checklist: Updated Checklist of Endemic Terrestrial Mammals of the West Indies[/url], 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.

Day, David. (1981). The Doomsday Book of Animals: A Natural History of Vanished Species. New York, N.Y.: The Viking Press.

McFarlane, D.A., A. Vale, K. Christenson, J. Lundberg, G. Atilles, and S.E. Lauritzen. (2000). [url=https://scholarship.claremont.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1047&context=wmkeckscience]New specimens of Late Quaternary extinct mammals from caves in Sanchez Ramirez Province, Dominican Republic[/url]. Caribbean Journal of Science 36: 163-166.

Turvey, S. & Helgen, K. (2008). Brotomys voratus. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 01 July 2011.
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