Taxon profile


Acacia Rat
Thallomys paedulcus (Sundevall, 1846)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Rodentia - rodents »  family Muridae - mice »  genus Thallomys - Acacia Rats

Scientific synonyms

Aethomys paedulcus
Mus paedulcus
Rattus paedulcus

IUCN category:Least Concern


juvenile animal

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Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Thallomys paedulcus acaciae (Roberts, 1915)
subspecies Thallomys paedulcus lebomboensis Roberts, 1931
subspecies Thallomys paedulcus paedulcus (Sundevall, 1846)
subspecies Thallomys paedulcus somaliensis (Roche, 1964)
subspecies Thallomys paedulcus stevensoni Roberts, 1933

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [21692]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Thallomys paedulcus (Sundevall, 1846)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Thallomys paedulcus Sundevall, 1846]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008

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