Rattus rattus (House or Black Rat)
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Habitat: Near human habitations.

Habits: This is an introduced species from the Old World.


Artiodactyla
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Carnivora
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Chiroptera
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Didelphimorphia
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Insectivora
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Lagomorpha
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Rodentia
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Xenarthra
Scientific Names - Common Names

For more information, view the Mammalian Species account for this species.

Search the OMNH Collections for Rattus rattus.