Meet the Sulawesi snouter, a new genus of shrew rat

Main report: New species of 'hog-nosed' rat discovered in Indonesia
(The Guardian)
Other Reporting: Wikipedia,
Scientific Paper: Journal of Mammology   
New Taxa: Hyorhinomys stuempkei
Common Name: Sulawesi snouter
Categories: Mammals | New Species
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The hog nosed shrew rat has long hind limbs, huge ears, a pointed face and a flat nose. It was found in a remote mountainous area of Sulawesi Island, Indonesia.

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