Roraima mouse

The Roraima mouse (Podoxymys roraimae) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is the only species in the genus Podoxymys. It is found only in Guyana.

Roraima mouse
Temporal range: Recent
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Cricetidae
Subfamily: Sigmodontinae
Genus: Podoxymys
Anthony, 1929
P. roraimae
Binomial name
Podoxymys roraimae
Anthony, 1929


  1. ^ Patton, J. (2018). "Podoxymys roraimae". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2018: e.T17831A22390812. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2018-1.RLTS.T17831A22390812.en. Retrieved 17 November 2021.