Agile kangaroo rat
Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Heteromyidae
Subfamily : Dipodomyinae
Species : Dipodomys agilis
The Agile kangaroo 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 agile kangaroo ratA young / baby of a agile kangaroo rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A agile kangaroo rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Facts about the agile kangaroo rat
curFamilyID=557&curGroupID=5&lgfromWhere=&curPageNum=2'); CallAdv(); CreateTd(35) The Agile Kangaroo Rat is from the order Rodentia.
The Pacific or Agile Kangaroo Rat, Dipodomys agilis, is described as "cute" but is rarely seen because it is active at night. (Full text)
Agile Kangaroo Rat is generally darker. (Full text)
The Agile Kangaroo Rat is from the order Rodentia. (Full text)More animals beginning with A