Tullberg's soft-furred mouse

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Tullberg's Soft-furred Mouse
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Praomys
Species: P. tullbergi
Binomial name
Praomys tullbergi
(Thomas, 1894)

Tullberg's Soft-furred Mouse or Tullberg's Praomys (Praomys tullbergi) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found in Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, possibly Burkina Faso, and possibly Guinea-Bissau. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.


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