Gray spiny mouse

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Gray spiny mouse
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Acomys
Species: A. cineraceus
Binomial name
Acomys cineraceus
Heuglin, 1877
Acomys cineraceus distribution.svg
Geographic range

A. cinerasceus

The gray spiny mouse (Acomys cineraceus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae found in Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are dry savanna, moist savanna, rocky areas, arable land, and rural gardens.


  1. ^ Dieterlen, F. (2008). "Acomys cineraceus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 4 February 2009.