Tylomys tumbalensis Merriam, 1901:560

Tumbalá climbing rat, Tumbala climbing rat

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1968

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Tumbalá, Chiapas, Mexico

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Merriam, C. H. (1901). Seven new mammals from Mexico, including a new genus of rodents. Proceedings of the Washington Academy of Sciences 3: 559-563.

 

Other references:

Álvarez-Castañeda, S.T. & Castro-Arellano, I. (2008). Tylomys tumbalensis. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 09 September 2012.

Espinoza M., E., H. Núñez O., P. González D., R. Luna R., M. A. Altamirano, G. O., E. Cruz A., G. Cartas H., and C. Guichard R. 1999a. Listado preliminar de los vertebrados terrestres de la reserva de la biosfera “El Triunfo,” Chiapas. Publicaciones Especiales del Instituto de Historia Natural, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, 1:38 pp.

Espinoza M., E., H. Núñez O., P. González D., R. Luna R., M. A. Altamirano, G. O., D. Navarette G., E. Cruz A., G. Cartas H., and C. Guichard R. 1999b. Lista preliminar de los vertebrados terrestres de la selva “El Ocote,” Chiapas. Publicaciones Especiales del Instituto de Historia Natural, Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, 1:40 pp.

Freudenthal, M. and Martín-Suárez, E. (2013). Estimating body mass of fossil rodents. Scripta Geologica 145: 1-130. [0.280 kg min. mass estimate]

Monroy-Gamboa, Alina Gabriela. (2021). The ghost mammals from Mexico and their implications. Therya 12(3): 1-10.

Smith, F.A., Lyons, S.K., Morgan Ernest, S.K., Jones, K.E., Kauffman, D.M., Dayan, T., Marquet, P.A., Brown, J.H. & Haskell, J.P. 2003. Body mass of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84, Eco­logical Archives E084­093­metadata: 1-15.

 

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