Giant thicket rat

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Giant Thicket Rat
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Grammomys
Species: G. gigas
Binomial name
Grammomys gigas
(Dollman, 1911)

The Giant Thicket Rat (Grammomys gigas) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found only in Kenya. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests and subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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