Brockman's rock mouse

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Brockman's rock mouse
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Myomyscus
Species: M. brockmani
Binomial name
Myomyscus brockmani
(Thomas, 1908)

Brockman's rock mouse, or Brockman's myomyscus (Myomyscus brockmani) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Central African Republic, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and possibly Republic of the Congo. Its natural habitats are dry savanna and rocky areas.


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  • Van der Straeten, E. & Dieterlen, F. 2004. Myomyscus brockmani. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 19 July 2007.