Golden-backed tree-rat

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Golden-backed tree rat
Mesembriomys macrurus.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Mesembriomys
Species: M. macrurus
Binomial name
Mesembriomys macrurus
(Peters, 1876)

The golden-backed tree rat (Mesembriomys macrurus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found only in Australia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Burbidge, A. & Woinarski, J. (2008). Mesembriomys macrurus. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 10 October 2008.