Peters's climbing rat

Peters's climbing rat

Order : Rodentia
Suborder : Sciurognathi
Family : Muridae
Subfamily : Sigmodontinae
Species : Tylomys nudicaudus


The Peters's climbing rat 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 Peters
A young / baby of a Peters is called a 'kitten, nestling, pinkie or pup'. The females are called 'doe' and males 'buck'. A Peters group is called a 'colony, horde, pack, plague or swarm'.
Some facts about the
Peters's climbing rat

Adult weight : 0.28 kg (0.616 lbs)

Maximum longevity : 5 years

Female maturity :82 days

Male maturity : 109 days

Gestation : 40 days

Weaning : 26 days

Litter size : 2

Litters per year : 6

Interval between litters : 39 days

Weight at birth : 0.017 kg (0.0374 lbs)

Weight at weaning : 0.04 kg (0.088 lbs)

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