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Scientific Name
Eliomys mahonensis
Author
Bate, 1918
Synonym/s
Hypnomys mahonensis Bate, 1918
Common Name/s
Minorcan giant dormouse, Menorcan giant dormouse
Locality
Minorca (=Menorca), Spain
Last Record
Late Pleistocene
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/16702/hypnomys-mahonensis
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References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Bate, D. M. A. (1918), On a new Genus of Extinct, Muscardine Rodent from the Balearic Islands. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 88: 209-222. [[url=https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1918.tb02091.x/abstract]Abstract[/url]]

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Bate, Dorothea M. A. (1914). On Remains of a Gigantic Land Tortoise (Testudo Gymnesious, N.Sp.) from the Pleistocene of Menorca. Geological Magazine (Decade VI) 1(3): 100-107. [[url=https://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=5129000&fileId=S0016756800138130]Abstract[/url]]
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