Black-tailed tree rat

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Black-tailed tree rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Thallomys nigricauda


Keywords: black

The Black-tailed tree rat is listed as Least Concern. 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 blacktailed tree rat
A young / baby of a blacktailed tree rat is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A blacktailed tree rat group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Black-tailed tree rat habitats
Shrubland and Subtropical / Tropical Dry Shrubland

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