Alston's brown mouse

Alston's brown mouse

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Sigmodontinae
Species : Scotinomys teguina


Keywords: brown

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

Adult weight : 0.011 kg (0.0242 lbs)

Female maturity :34 days

Male maturity : 49 days

Gestation : 31 days

Weaning : 21 days

Litter size : 3

Interval between litters : 31 days

Weight at birth : 0.001 kg (0.0022 lbs)

Body mass : 0.012 kg (0.0264 lbs)

Temperature : 37.85 °C (100.13 °F)

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