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Tachyoryctes macrocephalus 

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Citation: Lavrenchenko, L. & Kennerley, R. 2016. Tachyoryctes macrocephalus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T21293A22276163. . Downloaded on 08 December 2016.
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