IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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The long-tailed mouse (Pseudomys higginsi) is found on the island of Tasmania and is the only species of rodent endemic to Tasmania. Fossils have been found on the Australian mainland in Victoria and Eastern New South Wales that date back to the late Pleistocene. (Driessen et al., 1999)

Biogeographic Regions: australian (Native )

Other Geographic Terms: island endemic


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