Nesophontes hypomicrus


 
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Atalaye Nesophontes
(Nesophontes hypomicrus)

 
syn. -

 
distribution:

Dominican Republic: East Hispaniola
Haiti: West Hispaniola, Ile de la Gonave

 
native name: -

 
size: ?

extinction date: ca. 1175 - 1295 A.D.

 
References:

- Gary S. Morgan; Charles A. Woods: 'Extinction and the zoogeography of West Indian land mammals' (1986)
- Richard J. Huggett: 'Fundamentals of Biogeography' (2004)
- R. D. E. MacPhee; Clare Flemming; Darrin P. Lunde: '"Last occurrence" of the Antillean insectivoran Nesophontes : new radiometric dates and their interpretation.' (1999)
- Donald A. McFarlane; Abel Vale; Keith Christenson; Joyce Lundberg; Gabriel Atilles; Stein-Erik Lauritzen: 'New Specimens of Late Quaternary Extinct Mammals from Caves in Sanchez Ramirez Province, Dominican Republic.' (2000)