Venezuelan spiny rat

Picture has been licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike license
Original source: own work, based on http://www.naturalearthdata.com/downloads/ and http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/18296/0
Author: compiled by rbrausse with Quantum GIS

Venezuelan spiny rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Hystricognathi
Family : Echimyidae
Subfamily : Eumysopinae
Species : Proechimys amphichoricus

 

The Venezuelan spiny 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 Venezuelan spiny rat
A young / baby of a Venezuelan spiny rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Venezuelan spiny rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Countries
Brazil and Venezuela

Facts about the Venezuelan spiny rat

No facts found


More animals beginning with V

Custom Search
Contact Us | ©2011 TheWebsiteOfEverything.com | Privacy information | Venezuelan spiny rat