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Table 5 Most common rodent species per disturbance gradient

From: Community perceptions of health and rodent-borne diseases along the Inter-Oceanic Highway in Madre de Dios, Peru

Disturbance category Non-disturbed Edge Disturbed  
Rodent species N (%)a N (%)a N (%)a Total per species
Oligoryzomys microtis 3 (2.50) 250 (54.2) 71 (50.7) 324
Euryoryzomys nitidus 20 (16.7) 51 (11.1) 4 (2.9) 75
Necromys lenguarum 0 (0.0) 40 (8.7) 38 (27.1) 78
Total of 3 species 23 (19.2) 341 (74.0) 113 (80.7) 477
Total rodents collected 120 461 140 721
  1. a Collection period ranges from December 2013-January 2015, four trapping periods