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Edgardo M. Rengifo ; Dan Vivas ;Therya 2014, 5 2

Autor: Víctor Pacheco

Fuente: http://www.redalyc.org/articulo.oa?id=402333996007


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Red de Revistas Científicas de América Latina, el Caribe, España y Portugal Sistema de Información Científica Pacheco, Víctor; Rengifo, Edgardo M.; Vivas, Dan A new species of Leaf-eared Mouse, genus Phyllotis Waterhouse, 1837 (Rodentia: Cricetidae) from northern Peru Therya, vol.
5, núm.
2, agosto, 2014, pp.
481-507 Asociación Mexicana de Mastozoología Baja California Sur, México Available in: http:--www.redalyc.org-articulo.oa?id=402333996007 Therya, ISSN (Electronic Version): 2007-3364 therya@cibnor.mx Asociación Mexicana de Mastozoología México How to cite Complete issue More information about this article Journals homepage www.redalyc.org Non-Profit Academic Project, developed under the Open Acces Initiative A new species of Leaf-eared Mouse, genus Phyllotis Waterhouse, 1837 (Rodentia: Cricetidae) from northern Peru THERYA, agosto, 2014 Vol.5(2): 481-508 DOI: 10.12933-therya-14-185 Una nueva especie de ratón orejón del género Phyllotis Waterhouse, 1837 (Rodentia: Cricetidae) del norte del Perú Víctor Pacheco1, 2 *, Edgardo M.
Rengifo1, and Dan Vivas2 Introduction: Leaf-eared mice, Phyllotis comprise a highly species-rich genus distributed in the Andes of South America from sea level to 5,500 m.
This genus includes 15 species in three groups: andium-amicus, osilae, and darwini groups (sensu Steppan et al.
2007).
We describe a new species of rodent of the genus Phyllotis from the northern Peruvian Andes, which has been mentioned in the literature as Phyllotis sp.
nov.
1 or Phyllotis sp.
and placed, in the context of a molecular phylogeny of Phyllotis, as member of the P.
andium- amicus group (Steppan et al.
2007).
We also report the standard karyotype of this species and comment on its natural history.
We further identify an area of endemism in the northwestern Andes of Peru, where the new species and other sigmodontines coincide in patterns of distribution. Methodology: The new species was in detail compared with other species of ...





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