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Species profile—Pseudomys nanus (western chestnut mouse)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Muridae (rats and mice) → Pseudomys nanus (western chestnut mouse)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Muridae (rats and mice)
Scientific name
Pseudomys nanus (Gould, 1858)
Common name
western chestnut mouse
WildNet taxon ID
18151
Alternate name(s)
little mouse
Barrow Island mouse
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=18151

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
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