Flat-haired mouse

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Flat-haired mouse
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Mus
M. platythrix
Binomial name
Mus platythrix
Bennett, 1832

The flat-haired mouse (Mus platythrix) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found only in India, where it is widely distributed throughout South India and central India.


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