Kemp's gerbil

Kemp's gerbil

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Gerbillinae
Species : Tatera kempi

 

The Kemp's gerbil is listed as Least Concern. 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 Kemp
A young / baby of a Kemp is called a 'pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Kemp group is called a 'horde'.

Facts about the Kemp's gerbil

The non-native root crops grown there form an ideal food supply and Kemp's Gerbil is considered a pest. (Full text)

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