Mitchell's hopping mouse

Mitchell's hopping mouse

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


Keywords: white , tail , nocturnal , green

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

Adult weight : 0.052 kg (0.1144 lbs)

Maximum longevity : 5 years

Female maturity :73 days

Male maturity : 90 days

Gestation : 37 days

Weaning : 30 days

Litter size : 3

Interval between litters : 37 days

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