Peruvian fish-eating rat

Peruvian fish-eating rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Sigmodontinae
Species : Neusticomys peruviensis

 

The Peruvian fish-eating rat is listed as Endangered (EN), considered to be facing a very high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Peruvian fisheating rat
A young / baby of a Peruvian fisheating rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Peruvian fisheating rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Countries
Peru

Facts about the Peruvian fish-eating rat

No facts found


More animals beginning with P

Custom Search
Contact Us | ©2011 TheWebsiteOfEverything.com | Privacy information | Peruvian fish-eating rat