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Montane Bamboo Rat
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Information
Common Name Peruvian Bamboo Rat
Range Bolivia and Peru
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Echimyidae
Genus Dactylomys
Species D. peruanus
Conservation Status
DDSpecies
Data Deficient

The Montane bamboo rat (Dactylomys peruanus), or Peruvian bamboo rat, is a species of rodent in the family Echimyidae. It is found in Bolivia and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

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