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Notomys longicaudatus

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: Notomys
Species: †Notomys longicaudatus


Notomys longicaudatus (Gould, 1844)

Type locality: Australia, Western Australia, Moore River (as restricted by Thomas’s lectotype designation; see Mahoney and Richardson, 1988:168).

Holotype: Lectotype BMNH &


* Notomys sturti Thomas, 1921


* Gould, J. 1844. Exhibition and character of a number of animals, &c. transmitted from Australia by Mr. Gilbert. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1844: 104
* Thomas, O. 1921. Notes on the species of Notomys, the Australian jerboa-rats. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 9, 8:536–541 [537]
* Notomys longicaudatus on Mammal Species of the World.
Don E. Wilson & DeeAnn M. Reeder (editors). 2005. Mammal Species of the World. A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed).
* IUCN link: Notomys longicaudatus (Gould, 1844) (Extinct)
* Notomys longicaudatus (Gould, 1844) Report on ITIS

Vernacular names
English: Long-tailed Hopping Mouse
Español: Ratones Saltadores De Australia
Français: Souris Sauteuse

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