The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

"Ekbletomys hypenemus" Ray, 1962



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Oryzomys hypenemus Ray, 1962


A nomen nudum?


Conservation Status

Last record: Holocene



Antigua and Barbuda


Biology & Ecology










Ray, C. E. (1962). The Oryzomyine Rodents of the Antillean Subregion. Doctor of Philosophy thesis, Harvard University, 211 pp.

Turvey, S.T., Weksler, M., Morris, E.L. & Nokkert, M. 2010 Taxonomy, phylogeny and diversity of the extinct Lesser Antillean rice rats (Sigmodontinae: Oryzomyini), with description of a new genus and species. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 160: 748-772.


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