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FYI: Moon Rat



Someone mentioned that the moon rat has elongated chevrons, but did not 
know what that creature is. Mammals of the World identifies it as 
Echinosorex gymnurus, an erinaceid (hedgehog), and is found in 
Southeast Asia.

Kenneth Carpenter
Dept. of Earth Sciences
Denver Museum of Natural History
2001 Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80205
crpntr@ix.netcom.com