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Ansell's Mole Rat
Cryptomys anselli
Information
Range Zambia
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Bathyergidae
Genus Fukomys
Species Fukomys anselli
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Ansell's mole rat (Fukomys anselli) is a species of rodent in the family Bathyergidae. It is endemic to Zambia. Its natural habitats are moist savanna and miombo forests. It is noted for its very long tunnels, up to 2.8 km for a single colony of only ten individuals.

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