The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

enfrdeitjaptrues

Scientific Name
Pseudomys sp. nov. 'Basalt Plains'
Author
This taxon has not been scientifically described
Synonym/s
Common Name/s
Basalt plains mouse
Locality
Victoria, Australia
Last Record
Holocene
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/7151/basalt-plains-mouse
Hypodigm
Notes
This species inhabited the basalt plains of western and southeastern Victoria, Australia.
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Flannery, Timothy F. (1995). Basalt Plains Mouse, [i]Pseudomys[/i] sp., pp. 619. In: Strahan, Ronald (ed.). The Complete Book of Australian Mammals, Third Edition. Chatswood: Reed Books.

Wakefield, N. A. (1964a). Recent mammalian sub-fossils of the Basalt Plains of Victoria. Proc. R. Soc. Vic. 77: 419-25.

Wakefield, N. A. (1964b). Mammal sub-fossils from basalt caves in south-western Victoria. Vic. Nat. 80: 275-280.

Wakefield, N. A. (1971). Mammals of Western Victoria, pp. 35-51. In: Douglas, H. M. and O'Brien, L. (eds.). The Natural History of Western Victoria. Horsham, Victoria: Aust. Inst. Agric. Sci.

Watts, C. H. S. and Aslin, H. J. (1981). The Rodents of Australia. Sydney: Angus and Robertson. [pp. 175-176]

Webb, Steve. (2008). [url=https://epublications.bond.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1296&context=hss_pubs]Megafauna demography and late Quaternary climatic change in Australia: A predisposition to extinction[/url]. Boreas 37: 329-345.
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