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Northwestern Fat Mouse
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Information
Range Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, and Togo.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Nesomyidae
Genus Steatomys
Species Steatomys caurinus
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Northwestern fat mouse (Steatomys caurinus), is a species of nesomyid in the Nesomyidae family. It is found in Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, and Togo. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry shrubland.

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