Lowland red forest rat (Nesomys lambertoni)

loading
Lowland red forest rat
loading
Loading more images and videos...

Lowland red forest rat fact file

Lowland red forest rat description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyNesomyidae
GenusNesomys (1)

Information on the lowland red forest rat is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Top

Lowland red forest rat status

The lowland red forest rat is classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

Top

Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

Top

References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
X
Close

Image credit

Lowland red forest rat  
Lowland red forest rat

© Louise Jasper

Louise Jasper
21 St Peters Road,
Huntingdon,
PE29 7AA
United Kingdom
Tel: 01480393574
louisedjasper@gmail.com
http://louisedjasper@gmail.com

X
Close

Link to this photo

ARKive species - Lowland red forest rat (Nesomys lambertoni) Embed this ARKive thumbnail link ("portlet") by copying and pasting the code below.

Terms of Use - The displayed portlet may be used as a link from your website to ARKive's online content for private, scientific, conservation or educational purposes only. It may NOT be used within Apps.

Read more about

X
Close

MyARKive

MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite ARKive images and videos and share them with friends.

Play the Team WILD game:

Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Your mission: protect and conserve the planet’s species and habitats from destruction.

Conservation in Action

Which species are on the road to recovery? Find out now »

Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Donate today!

Blog