Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Rhabdomys
Family: Muridae (Mammalia)
Taxon : Mammal
Group : Animal

SPECIES
pumilio
NOTES

A small crepuscular mouse to 13 cm with a tail as long as the body. Weighs about 40 g. Is omnivorous.


AUTHORITY
(Sparrmann, 1784)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Has 4 longitudinal stripes on the back
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Striped mouse
Streepmuis
Mouse
Four striped mouse
Habitat
NOTES: Lives in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
NOTES: Lives in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Rhabdomys dilectus



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