Check List 11(2): e19170, doi: 10.15560/11.2.1572
First record of Drymoreomys albimaculatus Percequillo, Weksler & Costa, 2011 (Rodentia, Cricetidae, Sigmodontinae) in Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil
expand article infoAna Claudia Delciellos, Márcia Aguieiras§, Lena Geise§, Marcelo Weksler|, Oscar Rocha-Barbosa§
‡ Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil§ Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil| Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Brazil
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Here we report the first record of Drymoreo­mys albimaculatus Percequillo, Weksler & Costa, 2011 (Cricetidae, Sigmodontinae) in Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil. One specimen was captured at Serra da Bocaina National Park, municipality of Paraty. The specimen was captured in a pitfall trap, in a mixed habitat of forest and bamboo. The karyotype showed 2n = 62 and FN = 62, which is similar to the previously described for the species.
Atlantic Forest; Oryzomyini; Serra da Bocaina National Park; Sigmodontinae