Otomys unisulcatus (Bush vlei rat)

karoo bush rat [English]; Karoose bosrot, boskaroorot [Afrikaans]

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Otomys unisulcatus (Bush vlei rat) Otomys unisulcatus (Bush vlei rat)

Otomys unisulcatus, West Coast National Park, South Africa. [photo Trevor Hardaker ]

Otomys unisulcatus, Murraysburg, South Africa. [photo Trevor Hardaker ]

 


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