Lost Mammals

1. Namdapha flying squirrel (Biswamoyopterus biswasi)

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Order: Rodentia Red List status: CR Endemic to: India Lost since: 1981

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2. Zuniga’s dark rice rat (Melanomys zunigae)

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2. Zuniga’s dark rice rat (Melanomys zunigae)

Order:  Rodentia Red List status:  CR (PE) Endemic to: Peru Lost since:  1949

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3. Wimmer’s shrew (Crocidura wimmeri)

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3. Wimmer’s shrew (Crocidura wimmeri)

Order: Eulipotyphla Red List status: CR (PE) Endemic to: Côte d’Ivoire Lost since: 2013

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4. Vernay’s climbing mouse (Dendromus vernayi)

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4. Vernay’s climbing mouse (Dendromus vernayi)

Order: Rodentia Red List status: DD Endemic to: Angola Lost since: 1937

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5. Shortridge’s rat (Thallomys shortridgei)

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5. Shortridge’s rat (Thallomys shortridgei)

Order: Rodentia Red List status: DD Endemic to: South Africa Lost since: 1922

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6. San Quintin kangaroo rat (Dipodomys gravipes)

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6. San Quintin kangaroo rat (Dipodomys gravipes)

Order: Rodentia Red List status: CR (PE) Endemic to: Mexico Lost since: 1986

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