Philippine forest rat

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Philippine Forest Rat
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Rattus
Species: R. everetti
Binomial name
Rattus everetti
(Günther, 1879)

The Philippine Forest Rat (Rattus everetti) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found only in the Philippines. The scientific name commemorates British colonial administrator and zoological collector Alfred Hart Everett.

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