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Western White-eared Giant Rat
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Information
Range West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Hyomys
Species Hyomys dammermani
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Western white-eared giant rat (Hyomys dammermani), is a species of white-eared giant rat in the family Muridae. It is found in West Papua, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea.

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