Lophuromys chrysopus — Overview

Ethiopian Forest Brush-furred Rat learn more about names for this taxon

IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species occurs in Ethiopia in montane evergreen tropical rain forests of the eastern and western plateaus (separated by the Ethiopian Rift Valley). The species probably occurs in most forests of the southwestern mountains (Lavrenchenko et al. 1998). It is present from 1,200 to 2,760 m asl.


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