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Lophuromys (Lophuromys)  Peters, 1874
Taxonomic Serial No.: 970533

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderMyomorpha Brandt, 1855 – Rats, souris, Mice, Rats, Voles, Gerbils, Hamsters, Lemmings  
                                     SuperfamilyMuroidea Illiger, 1811  
                                        FamilyMuridae Illiger, 1811 – campagnols, rats, souris, mice, rats, voles  
                                           SubfamilyDeomyinae Thomas, 1888  
                                              GenusLophuromys Peters, 1874 – Brush-furred Rats  
                                                 SubgenusLophuromys (Lophuromys) Peters, 1874  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Lophuromys angolensis W. Verheyen, Dierckx and Hulselmans, 2000 – Angolan Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys ansorgei de Winton, 1896 – Ansorge's Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys aquilus (True, 1892) – Dark-colored Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys brevicaudus Osgood, 1936 – Short-tailed Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys brunneus Thomas, 1906 – Thomas's Ethiopian Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys chrysopus Osgood, 1936 – Ethiopian Forest Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys dieterleni W. Verheyen, Hulselmans, Colyn and Hutterer, 1997 – Mount Oku Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys dudui W. Verheyen, Hulselmans, Dierckx and E. Verheyen, 2002 – Dudu's Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys eisentrauti Dieterlen, 1978 – Mount Lefo Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys flavopunctatus Thomas, 1888 – Ethiopian Buff-spotted Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys huttereri W. Verheyen, Colyn and Hulselmans, 1996 – Hutterer's Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys melanonyx F. Petter, 1972 – Black-clawed Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys nudicaudus Heller, 1911 – Fire-bellied Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys rahmi Verheyen, 1964 – Rahm's Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys roseveari W. Verheyen, Hulselmans, Colyn and Hutterer, 1997 – Mount Cameroon Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys sikapusi (Temminck, 1853) – Rusty-bellied Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys verhageni W. Verheyen, Hulselmans, Dierckx and E. Verheyen, 2002 – Verhagen's Brush-furred Rat 
                                                    Species Lophuromys zena Dollman, 1909 – Zena's Brush-furred Rat 
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Musser, Guy G., and Michael D. Carleton / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Superfamily Muroidea   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 2   
  Page(s): 894-1531   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
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  Reference for: Lophuromys (Lophuromys)   
       

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