2 | Philippine Discoveries

Luzon Island, Philippines

Witness the thrill of discovery as Dr. Heaney and his team identify a new species of mouse (nicknamed “mystery mouse”) and find a Greater Dwarf Cloud Rat (Carpomys melanurus)—a species not seen since 1898 and long considered extinct! This is the second installment in a five-part series of video reports documenting The Field Museum’s 2008 expedition to Luzon Island.