Microakodontomys transitorius Hershkovitz, 1993

Transitional colilargo



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last Record: 1993

Rediscovered in 2003

IUCN RedList status: Endangered





Biology & Ecology










Eisenberg, J.F. and Redford, K.H. 1999. Mammals of the Neotropics. The Central Neotropics. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago, USA.

Hershkovitz, P. 1990. Mice of the Akodon boliviensis size class (Sigmodontinae, Cricetidae), with the description of two new species from Brazil. Fieldiana: Zoology 57: 1-35. [relevant citation?]

Marinho-Filho, J. & Vieira, E. 2010. Microakodontomys transitorius. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T136468A4295568. Downloaded on 15 February 2017.

Scheffers, Brett R., Yong, Ding Li, Harris, J. Berton C., Giam, Xingli and Sodhi, Navjot S. (2011). The world’s rediscovered species: back from the brink? PLoS ONE 6(7): e22531. [Supporting Information (Table S1)]


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