At Long Last, an Authoritative Guide to the Mammals of Indochina

@article{Esselstyn2010AtLL,
  title={At Long Last, an Authoritative Guide to the Mammals of Indochina},
  author={Jacob A. Esselstyn},
  journal={Journal of Mammalian Evolution},
  year={2010},
  volume={17},
  pages={215-216}
}
The Indochinese mammal fauna is staggeringly diverse, at nearly 500 species and counting. The systematics and biogeography of this diversity can be confusing due to the sheer magnitude of the fauna, abundant ambiguities in species delimitation, and the fact that even small-scale biodiversity inventories often uncover new species—not all of which are cryptic. For instance, the recent discovery of the Laotian rock rat or Kha-Nyou (Laonastes aenigmamus) in local markets of central Lao PDR (Jenkins… Expand

References

SHOWING 1-7 OF 7 REFERENCES
Morphological and molecular investigations of a new family, genus and species of rodent (Mammalia: Rodentia: Hystricognatha) from Lao PDR
Abstract During biodiversity surveys in Khammouan Province, Lao Peoples Democratic Republic, specimens of an unknown species of hystricognathous rodent were discovered in local markets being sold forExpand
A new species of Kerivoula (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from Southeast Asia
ABSTRACT A new species of Kerivoula is described from Seima Biodiversity Conservation Area, Cambodia. It is widely distributed in mainland Southeast Asia, with referred material from 12 additionalExpand
Chapter 10. Descriptions of New Species of Crocidura (Soricomorpha: Soricidae) from Mainland Southeast Asia, with Synopses of Previously Described Species and Remarks on Biogeography
Abstract The species of Crocidura occurring in southern China, northern Myanmar and Vietnam, are reviewed and defined based on morphology and multivariate analyses. Three new species are described:Expand
Description of a new species of Murina from Cambodia (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae: Murininae)
ABSTRACT A new species of Murina, which belongs to the ‘cyclotis-group’, is described from Cambodia. It is characterised by the attachment point of the plagiopatagium, its large skull size, theExpand
Description of a new species of Murina from Vietnam (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae: Murininae)
  • Occas Pap Mus Texas Tech Univ
  • 2007
A field guide to the mammals of Borneo
Field Guide to the Mammals of Borneo. Sabah
  • 1985