Okinawa spiny rat (Tokudaia muenninki)

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Okinawa spiny rat fact file

Okinawa spiny rat description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyMuridae
GenusTokudaia (1)

Information on the Okinawa spiny rat (Tokudaia muenninki) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Muennink's spiny rat.
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Okinawa spiny rat status

The Okinawa spiny rat is classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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To learn about efforts to conserve the Okinawa Spiny Rat see:

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Okinawa spiny rat  
Okinawa spiny rat

© Norihiro Kawauchi

Norihiro Kawauchi
For more information please contact Fumio Yamada
Japan
fumio@ffpri.affrc.go.jp

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