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Dassie Rat

Petromus typicus

Description:

A squirrel-like "rat" lacking a bushy tail. The colour varies from speckled grey to dark brown

Habitat:

Rocky areas.

Notes:

Diurnal. Sunbathes in the morning

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ǁKaras Region, Namibia

Lat: -27.92, Long: 17.49

Spotted on Aug 25, 2018
Submitted on Oct 12, 2018

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