Rattus macleari 

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Citation: Lamoreux, J., Woinarski, J. & Burbidge, A.A. 2016. Rattus macleari. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T19344A22440729. . Downloaded on 21 April 2018.
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