Species of Thailand

Long-tailed giant rat

Leopoldamys sabanus, Michael Rogers Oldfield Thomas, 1887

The long-tailed giant rat (Leopoldamys sabanus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae.

It is found in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand, and Vietnam.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Mammalia
Order
Rodentia
Family
Muridae
Genus
Leopoldamys
Species
Leopoldamys sabanus

Common names

  • English:
    • Long-tailed giant rat
    • Noisy rat

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Leopoldamys sabanus
Leopoldamys sabanus

Range Map

Distribution map of Long-tailed giant rat, Leopoldamys sabanus in Thailand
  • Bang Lang National Park
  • Doi Suthep - Pui National Park
  • Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kaeng Krachan National Park
  • Khao Sok National Park
  • Kui Buri National Park
  • Phu Toei National Park
  • Taksin Maharat National Park
Range map of Leopoldamys sabanus in Thailand