Heath Mouse

Pseudomys shortridgei

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The heath mouse (Pseudomys shortridgei) is a species of mouse in the subfamily Murinae, the Old World rats and mice. Alternative common names include, heath rat, blunt-faced rat, Shortridge's native mouse, fausse souris de Shortridge (French), and ratón bastardo crestado (Spanish). It is endemic to Australia.

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  1. (c) Catching The Eye, some rights reserved (CC BY), https://www.flickr.com/photos/160417453@N04/40242103384/
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pseudomys_shortridgei

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