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
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