From Rod Page, see http://iphylo.blogspot.co.uk/2012/07/sometimes-mess-taxonomy-creates-drives.html: Thamnomys rutilans is a synonym of Grammomys rutilans, but it is now called Grammomys poensis because the original name (Mus rutilans Peters 1876) is a junior synonym of Mus rutilans Olfers, 1818.
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