Rattus pococki

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Muroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Cladus: Reptiliomorpha
Cladus: Amniota
Cladus: Synapsida
Cladus: Eupelycosauria
Cladus: Sphenacodontia
Cladus: Sphenacodontoidea
Ordo: Therapsida
Cladus: Theriodontia
Subordo: Cynodontia
Infraordo: Eucynodontia
Cladus: Probainognathia
Cladus: Prozostrodontia
Cladus: Mammaliaformes
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Trechnotheria
Infraclassis: Zatheria
Supercohort: Theria
Cohort: Eutheria
Cohort: Placentalia
Superordo: Boreoeutheria
Superordo: Euarchontoglires
Ordo: Rodentia
Subordo: Myomorpha
Superfamilia: Muroidea

Familia: Muridae
Subfamilia: Murinae
Genus: Rattus
Species: Rattus pococki

Name[edit]

  • Rattus pococki Ellerman, 1941 [replacement name]

Holotype: ZMB 45679, adult ♀, skin and skull.

Type locality: “[Mt.] Sumuri, Weylandgebirge [=Weyland Range], [Province of Papua, Indonesia,] 2500 m.”

Combinations[edit]

  • Rattus niobe pococki Ellerman, 1941: 206 [original combination, as subspecies]
  • Rattus pococki: Musser & Carleton, 2005: 1482 [name combination, elevate to species]

Synonyms[edit]

  • Stenomys niobe clarae Rümmler, 1935: 118 [preoccupied by Rattus vociferans clarae Miller, 1913]

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Vernacular Name[edit]

English: Pocock’s New Guinea Highland Rat