Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Rattus macleari
The Maclear's rat is listed as Extinct (EX), there is no reasonable doubt that the last individual has died, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
Namings for the MaclearA young / baby of a Maclear is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Maclear group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Facts about the Maclear's ratMore animals beginning with M