Delacour's marmoset rat

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Original source: Torréns, J., Heraty, J. M. (2012). Karyotypes of two rare rodents, Hapalomys delacouri and Typhlomys cinereus (Mammalia, Rodentia), from Vietnam. ZooKeys 164: 41–49. doi:10.3897/zookeys.164.1785
Author: Alexei V. Abramov

Delacour's marmoset rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Hapalomys delacouri

 

The Delacour's marmoset rat is listed as Near Threatened (LR/nt), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Delacour
A young / baby of a Delacour is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Delacour group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Countries
China, Laos and Vietnam
Delacour's marmoset rat habitats
Forest and Subtropical / Tropical Dry forest

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