|Scientific Name:||Megalomys luciae (Forsyth Major, 1901)|
|Taxonomic Notes:||Will be transferred to family Cricetidae.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Extinct ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Turvey, S.T. & Helgen, K.|
Listed as Extinct because it has not been recorded since the before the year 1881.
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
|Range Description:||This species was known from St. Lucia.|
Regionally extinct:Saint Lucia
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|Population:||The species is now Extinct.|
|Habitat and Ecology:||The habitats and ecology that were used by this species are not known|
|Major Threat(s):||This species presumably became extinct due to mongoose introductions, as the last historical record slightly predates the introduction of the mongoose.|
|Conservation Actions:||Conservation actions are not applicable to this species as it is already extinct.|
IUCN. 2017. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2017-3. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 7 December 2017).
|Citation:||Turvey, S.T. & Helgen, K. 2017. Megalomys luciae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017: e.T12981A22377126.Downloaded on 24 May 2018.|
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