The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Tylomys panamensis Gray, 1873:417

Panamá climbing rat, Panamanian climbing rat



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1950's

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Panamá (eastern)


Biology & Ecology




Only known from 2 specimens (Reid & Woodman, 2008).






Handley, C. O., Jr. (1966). Checklist of the mammals of Panama. Pp. 753-795, in Ectoparasites of Panama, (R. L. Wenzel and V. J. Tipton, eds.). Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, 861

Reid, R. and Woodman, N. (2008). Tylomys panamensis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. ( Downloaded on 09 September 2012.


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