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Species profile—Xeromys myoides (Muridae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Mammalia (mammals) → Muridae (rats and mice) → Xeromys myoides (water mouse)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Mammalia (mammals)
Family
Muridae (rats and mice)
Species
Xeromys myoides (water mouse)
Alternate name
false water-rat
Taxonomy Author
Thomas, 1889
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (EPBC) status
Vulnerable
Back on Track (BoT) status
High
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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