Lovat's climbing mouse

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Lovat's climbing mouse
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Nesomyidae
Genus: Dendromus
Species: D. lovati
Binomial name
Dendromus lovati
(de Winton, 1900)

Lovat's climbing mouse (Dendromus lovati) is a species of rodent in the Nesomyidae family. It is found only in Ethiopia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland. It is threatened by habitat loss.


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