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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Theria
Infraclassis: Placentalia
Ordo: Rodentia
Subordo: Myomorpha
Superfamilia: Muroidea
Familia: Muridae
Subfamilia: Murinae
Genus: Abeomelomys
Species: Abeomelomys sevia

Name

Abeomelomys sevia (Tate & Archbold, 1935)

Type locality: Papua New Guinea, Morobe Province, Huon Peninsula, Cromwell Range, Sevia, 1400 m

Synonyms

* Melomys sevia Tate & Archbold, 1935

Vernacular names
English: Papuan Abeomelomys

References

* Abeomelomys sevia on Mammal Species of the World.
Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2 Volume Set edited by Don E. Wilson, DeeAnn M. Reeder
* Am. Mus. Novit. 803: 3.

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The Highland Brush Mouse (Abeomelomys sevia) is a species of rodent in the Muridae family. It is found only in Papua New Guinea. It is the only species in the genus Abeomelomys, although it has been placed in Pogonomelomys in the past.

References

1. ^ Leary, T., Wright, D., Hamilton, S., Singadan, R., Menzies, J., Bonaccorso, F., Helgen, K., Seri, L., Allison, A. & Aplin, K. (2008). Abeomelomys sevia. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 4 February 2009.

* Musser, G. G. and M. D. Carleton. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. Pp. 894-1531 in Mammal Species of the World a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder eds. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.
* "Pogonomelomys sevia". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=585469. Retrieved 22 February 2009.

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