Muennink's spiny rat

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Author: IUCN. Assessor/s: Ishii, N. & Kaneko, Y. Reviewer/s: Amori, G. (Small Nonvolant Mammal Red List Authority) & Chanson, J. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)

Muennink's spiny rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Murinae
Species : Tokudaia muenninki


The Muennink's spiny rat is listed as Critically Endangered (CR), facing an extremely high risk of extinction in the wild, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the Muennink
A young / baby of a Muennink is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Muennink group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Muennink's spiny rat habitats
Forest and Temperate forest

Facts about the Muennink's spiny rat

Muennink's Spiny Rat or Tokudaia muenninki is listed on the IUCN Red list (1996) as Critically Endangered due to A1c, B1+2c . (Full text)

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