Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Cremnomys elvira
The Elvira rat is listed as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the Elvira ratA young / baby of a Elvira rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Elvira rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Facts about the Elvira rat
elvira - rats are actually smart i used to take sam for walks he was a cool dude .
Justification The known population of Cremnomys elvira is restricted to one location covering an area of less than 11 kmÂ².
The Elvira Rat is currently listed as a vulnerable species (2003), and this particular species of rat is also endemic to India. (Full text)More animals beginning with E