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Bunomys is a genus of rodent from Sulawesi and Buton Island.[1]

Temporal range: Recent
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Subfamily: Murinae
Genus: Bunomys
Thomas, 1910

Bunomys andrewsi
Bunomys chrysocomus
Bunomys coelestis
Bunomys fratrorum
Bunomys karokophilus
Bunomys penitus
Bunomys prolatus
Bunomys torajae

Currently, eight species are recognised in two species-groups.[2]


Genus Bunomys



  1. ^ Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). "Genus Bunomys". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 1298–1301. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.
  2. ^ Musser, Guy G. (2014). A systematic review of Sulawesi Bunomys (Muridae, Murinae) with the description of two new species. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History. 392. pp. 1–313.