Mt. Pirri isthmus rat

Mt. Pirri isthmus rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Sigmodontinae
Species : Isthmomys pirrensis


The Mt. pirri isthmus 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 Mt
A young / baby of a Mt is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Mt group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Mt. Pirri isthmus rat habitats
Forest and Subtropical / Tropical Moist Lowland

Facts about the Mt. Pirri isthmus rat

Pirri Isthmus Rat or Isthmomys pirrensis is listed on the IUCN Red list (1996) as Lower Risk/Near Threatened .

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