Dusky rat

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Dusky rat
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Rattus
Species: R. colletti
Binomial name
Rattus colletti
(Thomas, 1904)
  • Mus colletti Thomas, 1904

The dusky rat (Rattus colletti) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.

It is found only in the monsoonal subcoastal plains of the Northern Territory, Australia.


  1. ^ Oakwood, M.; Zichy-Woinarski, J. (2008). "Rattus colletti". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016-1: e.T19326A22444443. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Jackson, Stephen; Groves, Colin (2015). Taxonomy of Australian Mammals. p. 213.