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Rattus lutreolus (TBC)

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Unidentified at Suppressed - 3 Oct 2018
Unidentified at Suppressed - 3 Oct 2018

Identification history

Native Rat Rattus lutreolus 10 Oct 2018 MaxCampbell
Unidentified 10 Oct 2018 narelle

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Author's notes

They are darker than an ordinary bush rat, a shorter tail and not as timid.. They didnt mind me watching them eat a mushroom.

1 comment

   10 Oct 2018
My ID suggestion based on its short tail, hindfeet dark brown above and out during the day.

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  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 3 Oct 2018 6:46 AM Recorded on
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