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Woolly-headed Spiny Tree Rat

The Woolly-headed Spiny Tree Rat (Mesomys leniceps) is a species of rodent in the Echimyidae family. It is endemic to Peru.


Baillie, J. 1996. Mesomys leniceps. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 29 July 2007.

Woods, C. A. and C. W. Kilpatrick. 2005. Hystricognathi. Pp 1538-1600 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference 3rd ed. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C.

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