The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

enfrdeitjaptrues

Scientific Name
Tainotherium valei
Author
Turvey, Grady & Rye, 2006
Synonym/s
Common Name/s
Locality
Puerto Rico
Last Record
Quaternary
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/9392/new-giant-hutia-tainotherium-valei
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References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Turvey, S. T., Grady, F. V. and Rye, P. (2006). A new genus and species of ‘giant hutia’ ([i]Tainotherium valei[/i]) from the Quaternary of Puerto Rico: an extinct arboreal quadruped? Journal of Zoology 270: 585-594. [[url=https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00170.x/abstract?deniedAccessCustomisedMessage=&userIsAuthenticated=false]Abstract[/url]]

[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.
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