Lawomys rokusi Veatch et al., 2023:747



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Missing (Veatch et al., 2023)

Last record: Holocene (Veatch et al., 2023)


Distribution & Habitat

Flores, Indonesia


Anatomy & Morphology



Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Veatch, E. Grace, Pierre-Henri Fabre, Matthew W. Tocheri, Thomas Sutikna, E. Wahyu Saptomo, Guy G. Musser, and Kristofer M. Helgen. (2023). A new giant shrew rat (Rodentia: Muridae: Murinae) from Flores, Indonesia and a comparative investigation of its ecomorphology. In Contributions to Mammalogy and Zooarchaeology of Wallacea, ed. K. M. Helgen and R. K. Jones. Records of the Australian Museum 75(5): 741-764.


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