Yellow-crowned brush-tailed rat

Yellow-crowned brush-tailed rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Hystricognathi
Family : Echimyidae
Subfamily : Echimyinae
Species : Isothrix bistriata


Keywords: yellow , nocturnal

The Yellow-crowned brush-tailed rat is listed as Near Threatened (LR/nt), is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the yellowcrowned brushtailed rat
A young / baby of a yellowcrowned brushtailed rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A yellowcrowned brushtailed rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Venezuela
Yellow-crowned brush-tailed rat habitats
Forest and Subtropical / Tropical Moist Lowland

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