Volcano mouse

Not to be confused with Mexican volcano mouse.

Volcano mouse

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN 3.1)[1]

Scientific classification

Kingdom:
Animalia

Phylum:
Chordata

Class:
Mammalia

Order:
Rodentia

Family:
Muridae

Genus:
Mus

Subgenus:
Coelomys

Species:
M. vulcani

Binomial name

Mus vulcani
(Robinson & Kloss, 1919)

The volcano mouse or Javan shrew-like mouse (Mus vulcani) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae endemic to Indonesia.[2]
References[edit]

^ Aplin, K. (2008). “Mus vulcani”. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2009.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 10 December 2009.  Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of vulnerable.
^ Musser, G.G.; Carleton, M.D. (2005). “Superfamily Muroidea”. In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 1411. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 

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Extant species of subfamily Murinae (Melasmothrix–Mus)

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordate
Class: Mammalia
Superorder: Euarchontoglires
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae

Melasmothrix
Division

Melasmothrix

Sulawesian shrew rat (M. naso)

Tateomys
(Greater Sulawesian
shrew rats)

Long-tailed shrew tat (T. macrocercus)
Tate’s shrew rat (T. rhinogradoides)

Micromys
Division

Chiropodomys
(Pencil-tailed
tree mice)

Palawan pencil-tailed tree mouse (C. calamianensis)
Indomalayan pencil-tailed tree mouse (C. gliroides)
Koopman’s pencil-tailed tree mouse (C. karlkoopmani)
Large pencil-tailed tree mouse (C. major)
Gray-bellied pencil-tailed tree mouse (C. muroides)
Small pencil-tailed tree mouse (C. pusillus)

Haeromys
(Pygmy tree mice)

Ranee mouse (H. margarettae)
Minahassa ranee mouse (H. minahassae)
Lesser ranee mouse (H. pusillus)

Hapalomys
(Marmoset rats)

Delacour’s marmoset rat (H. delacouri)
Marmoset rat (H. longicaudatus)

Micromys

Micromys erythrotis
Eurasian harvest mouse (M. minutus)

Vandeleuria
(Long-tailed
climbing mice)

Nilgiri long-tailed tree mouse (V. nilagirica)
Nolthenius’s long-tailed climbing mouse (V. nolthenii)
Asiatic long-tailed climbing mouse (V. oleracea)

Vernaya

Red climbing mouse (V. fulva)

Millardia
Division

Cremnomys

Cutch rat (C. cutchicus)
Elvira rat (C. elvira)

Diomys