Capricorn leaf-eared mouse

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The capricorn leaf-eared mouse (Phyllotis caprinus) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found in Argentina and Bolivia.

Capricorn leaf-eared mouse
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Sigmodontinae
Genus: Phyllotis
P. caprinus
Binomial name
Phyllotis caprinus
Pearson, 1958


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