Rhizomys

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Rhizomys
Rhizomys sinensis - Kunming Natural History Museum of Zoology - DSC02460.JPG
Rhizomys sinensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Spalacidae
Subfamily: Rhizomyinae
Tribe: Rhizomyini
Genus: Rhizomys
J. E. Gray, 1831
Species

Rhizomys pruinosus
Rhizomys sinensis
Rhizomys sumatrensis

Rhizomys is a genus of rodents in the family Spalacidae. They are all stocky burrowers with short, naked tails. Rhizomys contains these species:

A Rhizomys (bamboo rat) from Nagaland, India