Cloud Forest Grass Mouse

Cloud Forest Grass Mouse
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Genus: Akodon
Subgenus: Akodon
Species: A. torques
Binomial name
Akodon torques
(Thomas, 1917)

The Cloud Forest Grass Mouse (Akodon torques) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found only in Peru.

References

  1. ^ Zeballos, H. & Vivar, E. (2008). Akodon torques. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 11 February 2009.
  • Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. pp. 894–1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.



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