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Arvicanthis abyssinicus

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Mammalia
Subclassis: Theria
Infraclassis: Placentalia
Ordo: Rodentia
Subordo: Myomorpha
Superfamilia: Muroidea
Familia: Muridae
Subfamilia: Murinae
Genus: Arvicanthis
Species: A. abyssinicus

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The Abyssinian Grass Rat (Arvicanthis abyssinicus) is a species of rodent in the Muridae family. It is found in Eritrea and Ethiopia. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland, arable land, and pastureland.

References

* Lavrenchenko, L. & Corti, M. 2004. Arvicanthis abyssinicus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 09 July 2007.

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