Taxon profile


Mesic Four-striped Grass Rat
Rhabdomys dilectus De Winton, 1897

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

Scientific synonyms

Rhabdomys algoae Roberts, 1946
Rhabdomys angolae (Wroughton, 1905)
Rhabdomys bethuliensis Roberts, 1946
Rhabdomys chakae (Wroughton, 1905)
Rhabdomys cradockensis Roberts, 1946
Rhabdomys diminutus (Thomas, 1893)
Rhabdomys griquoides Roberts, 1946
Rhabdomys moshesh (Wroughton, 1905)
Rhabdomys nyasae (Wroughton, 1905)
Rhabdomys vaalensis Roberts, 1946


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Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Rhabdomys dilectus De Winton, 1897]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008

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