Contributions to Zoology, 77 (1) – 2008

Verhoeven’s giant rat of Flores (Papagomys theodorverhoeveni, Muridae) extinct after all?

Jelle S. Zijlstra1, Lars W. van den Hoek Ostende2, Rokus Awe Due3

1.  Rijnzichtweg 153, 2342 AZ Oegstgeest, The Netherlands, jelle.zijlstra@gmail.com

2.  National Museum of Natural History Naturalis, PO Box 9517, NL-2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands, hoek@naturalis.nl

3.  Indonesian Centre for ArchaeologY, JL. Raya Condet Pejaten No. 4, Jakarta 12001, Indonesia

Keywords: Papagomys, Liang Bua, Extinction.