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Taxonomy and nomencature follow Francis, C.M. (2008) Mammals of South-East Asia. A complete Thai mammal list can be downloaded from this site's Checklist area.

Order Rodentia. Family Muroidae: Rats and Mice.

Black Rat
Rattus rattus

(House Rat, Ship Rat)

Black Rat Rattus rattus (House Rat, Ship Rat)
R. rattus
Doi Inthanon
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R. rattus
Doi Inthanon
   

Malayan Field Rat
Rattus tiomanicus

(Malaysian Wood Rat)

Malayan Field Rat Rattus tiomanicus (Malaysian Wood Rat)
R. tiomanicus
Ao Leuk
Malayan Field Rat Rattus tiomanicus (Malaysian Wood Rat)
R. tiomanicus
Ao Leuk
   

Indomalayan Pencil-tailed Tree Mouse
Chiropodomys gliroides

Indomalayan Pencil-tailed Tree Mouse Chiropodomys gliroides
C. gliroides
Bang Lang
Indomalayan Pencil-tailed Tree Mouse Chiropodomys gliroides
C. gliroides
Bang Lang
   

 

Order Rodentia. Family Hystricidae: Porcupines

Malayan Porcupine
Hystrix brachyura

Malayan Porcupine Hystrix brachyura
H. brachyura
Mae Wong