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The New Guinean jumping mouse (Lorentzimys nouhuysi) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.

New Guinean jumping mouse
Temporal range: Recent
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Lorentzimys
Jentink, 1911
L. nouhuysi
Binomial name
Lorentzimys nouhuysi
Jentink, 1911


  • Baillie, J. 1996. Lorentzimys nouhuysi. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 19 July 2007.
  • Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). "Superfamily Muroidea". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1352. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.