Facts Summary: The Short-tailed Mosaic-tailed Rat (Melomys caurinus) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "mammals" and found in the following area(s): Indonesia. This species is also known by the following name(s): Short-tailed Talaud Melomys.
Short-tailed Mosaic-tailed Rat Facts Last Updated: January 1, 2016
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Glenn, C. R. 2006. "Earth's Endangered Creatures - Short-tailed Mosaic-tailed Rat Facts" (Online).
Accessed 12/6/2019 at http://earthsendangered.com/profile.asp?sp=2478&ID=3.
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