Northern hopping mouse

Northern hopping mouse

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Notomys aquilo


The Northern hopping mouse 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 northern hopping mouse
A young / baby of a northern hopping mouse is called a 'pinkie, kitten or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A northern hopping mouse group is called a 'nest, colony, harvest, horde or mischief'.
Some facts about the
Northern hopping mouse

Adult weight : 0.039 kg (0.0858 lbs)

Gestation : 53 days

Litter size : 3

Source: AnAge, licensed under CC

Facts about the northern hopping mouse

In Queensland, the provenance of the single old record of northern hopping-mouse is so vague that it cannot be assigned with any confidence to any land tenure category, but may be in either Aboriginal lands, pastoral lands, conservation reserves and/or lands managed by Defence. (Full text)

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The northern hopping-mouse Notomys aquilo is a medium-sized (25-50 g. (Full text)

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