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Record: oai:ARNO:269645

AuthorsJ.S. Zijlstra, L.W. van den Hoek Ostende
TitleVerhoeven’s giant rat of Flores (Papagomys theodorverhoeveni, Muridae) extinct after all?
JournalContributions to Zoology
Volume77
Year2008
Issue1
Pages25-31
ISSN1383-4517
KeywordsPapagomys; Liang Bua; extinction
AbstractRecently Papagomys theodorverhoeveni was reported to be still extant on the basis of a single museum specimen. Based on comparison with extensive zooarchaeological material from Liang Bua, the identification of this specimen is refuted.
Classification42.84
Document typearticle
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