Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Genus : Lophuromys
Facts about the genus Lophuromys, the brush-furred rats
Lophuromys flavopunctatus Eastern Brush-furred Rat Lophuromys is a very distinctive rodent with a deep red dorsal fur and orange belly.
The resolution from the total data is predictably weak; Lophuromys is the outgroup and only 58% MP and 73% ML bootstrap (but 0.