Temminck's mouse

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Temminck's mouse
Mus musculoides hirse fressend.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Mus
Species: M. musculoides
Binomial name
Mus musculoides
(Temminck, 1853)

Mus bella
Mus bellus enclavae
Mus enclavae
Mus enclavae Heller, 1911
Mus musculoides enclavae
Nannomys musculoides

The Temminck's mouse (Mus musculoides) is a species of the genus Mus and of the subgenus Nannomys.[2] It is found throughout West Africa, Central Africa, and East Africa. An adult generally weighs 0.006 kg.


  1. ^ Monadjem, A. (2008). "Mus musculoides". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T135725A4193719. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T135725A4193719.en. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  2. ^ http://planet-mammiferes.org/drupal/en/node/38?indice=Mus+musculoides