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Laonastes aenigmamus  Jenkins, Kilpatrick, Robinson and Timmins, 2005
Taxonomic Serial No.: 676712

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s): Laotian rock rat [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderRodentia Bowdich, 1821 – esquilo, preá, rato, roedor, rongeurs, rodents  
                                  SuborderHystricomorpha Brandt, 1855  
                                     InfraorderHystricognathi Brandt, 1855 – hystricognath rodents  
                                        FamilyDiatomyidae Mein and Ginsburg, 1997  
                                           GenusLaonastes Jenkins, Kilpatrick, Robinson and Timmins, 2005  
                                              SpeciesLaonastes aenigmamus Jenkins, Kilpatrick, Robinson and Timmins, 2005 – Laotian rock rat  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dawson, Mary R., Laurent Marivaux, Chuan-kui Li, K. Christopher Beard, and Grégoire Métais  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Laonastes and the "Lazarus Effect" in Recent Mammals   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Science, vol. 311, no. 5766   
  Page(s): 1456-1458   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0036-8075   
  Notes: Online ISSN 1095-9203; available online at   
  Reference for: Laonastes aenigmamus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jenkins, Paulina D., C. William Kilpatrick, Mark F. Robinson, and Robert J. Timmins  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Morphological and molecular investigations of a new family, genus and species of rodent (Mammalia: Rodentia: Hystricognatha) from Lao PDR   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Systematics and Biodiversity, vol. 2, no. 4   
  Page(s): 419-454   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1477-2000   
  Notes: Online ISSN: 1478-0933   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  






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