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Abrothrix hershkovitzi


Abrothrix hershkovitzi, also known as '''Hershkovitz's Grass Mouse or Hershkovitz's Akodont', is a species of rodent in the genus Abrothrixof family Cricetidae. It is found only on some remote islands in southern Chile. It is named after American zoologist Philip Hershkovitz.

Literature cited

Mittermeier, R.A. 1997. "Philip Hershkovitz - A Remembrance". Primate Info Net''. Wisconsin Primate Research Center Library. Retrieved April 6, 2009.

Patterson, B. & D'elia, G. 2008. . In IUCN. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2009.2. < www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on January 12, 2010.

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