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Greater cane rat
(Marsh cane rat)
(Grass cutter)**
Thryonomys swinderianus**
(TEMMINCK, 1827)


Photo by: K. Rudloff
 
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxanomy:Wilson, Don E. / Mittermeier, Russel A.; HMW Vol. 6 (2016)
 
Head-Torso-Length:63 - 77 cm
Tail length:16 - 19,5 cm
Weight:3,2 - 5,2 kg
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)
 


Current Holdings
Germany
other EAZA countries