Greater bandicoot rat
Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Bandicota indica
The Greater bandicoot rat is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the greater bandicoot ratA young / baby of a greater bandicoot rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A greater bandicoot rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Facts about the greater bandicoot rat
The greater bandicoot rat (Bandicota indica) is the largest, weighing 0.
microti-like parasite in Thai Bandicota indica is a new type of rodent babesia that seems to be phylogenetically closest to B. (Full text)
Greater bandicoot rats are found on the Indian subcontinent and (Full text)
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