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Akodon aliquantulus  Díaz, Barquez, Braun and Mares, 1999
Taxonomic Serial No.: 970644

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Diminutive Akodont [English]
  Valid Name: Akodon caenosus Thomas, 1918
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  Current Standing: invalid - junior synonym   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jayat, J. Pablo, Pablo E. Ortiz, Jorge Salazar-Bravo, Ulyses F. J. Pardiñas, and Guillermo D'Elía  
  Publication Date: 2010   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Akodon boliviensis species group (Rodentia: Cricetidae: Sigmodontinae) in Argentina: species limits and distribution, with the description of a new entity   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 2409   
  Page(s): 1-61   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 9781869774912, 1175-5326  
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  Reference for: Akodon aliquantulus   
  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   
  Reference for: Akodon aliquantulus, Diminutive Akodont [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: South America  



  Comment: Comments: Subgenus Akodon, A. boliviensis species group (Myers et al., 1990). A small species related to A. puer (here = A. lutescens) but morphological differentiation from that form unimpressive based on multivariate ordinations and univariate overlap (Díaz et al., 1999:Fig. 2, Table 1). The differing treatments of species limits and affinities among these small akodonts (especially aliquantulus, alterus, boliviensis, caenosus, lutescens, spegazzinii, subfuscus, and tucumanensis - see Hershkovitz, 19...  



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