Tate's shrew rat

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Tate's shrew rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Tateomys rhinogradoides


The Tate's shrew rat is listed as Vulnerable (VU), considered to be facing a high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

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

Facts about the Tate's shrew rat

Tateomys rhinogradoides is larger, with a dark, brownish grey pelage, robust hindfeet and a long tail. (Wiki)

Tateomys rhinogradoides is groter, met een donkere, bruinachtig grijze vacht, robuste achtervoeten en een lange staart. (Wiki)

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