Author Archives: Bryan McLean

About Bryan McLean

Biologist studying mammalian phylogeny, morphology, comparative biology, and macroevolution.

The Carnivorous Rodents of Southeast Asia

Whoa, Wallace. There be carnivorous rats on those islands. Sixty-two species, to be exact, across the broader Indo-Australian Archipelago. Among them are small- and large-bodied rats, worm-eaters with elongated snouts (“vermivores”), and even amphibious forms (Fig. 1), and they are … Continue reading

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