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Gambian rat

Cricetomys gambianus Waterhouse, 1840

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Record ID

Reporter Information
Observation Date
16 February 2012
Year Accuracy
Actual
Date Entered
04 April 2012
Fwc Observation Id
39154
Source Type
State Agency
Year Accuracy
Actual
Species Information
Common Name
Gambian rat
Scientific Name
Cricetomys gambianus
Herbarium
Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Exotic Species Database
Reference
Jennifer Ketterlin Eckles, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, personal communication
Verification and Review
Verification Method
Voucher Photographs
Identification Credibility
Verified
Reviewed
Verified
Infestation Information
Number Collected
2
Eradication Status
Positive
Location Information
Locality
Grassy Key, appx 125 m W of Morton St and Peachtree St
Location
Florida, Monroe County
Coordinates
Florida Location Id
9945
Survey Information
Data Type
Point Record
Method
WAAS GPS
Precision
Accurate
Datum
WGS84
Comments
Two juvenile rats in same trap. Site ID GKC4B, rat ID GKC4B-021612A and GKC4B-021612B.
Other
Photo By:
Jenny Ketterlin Eckles, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission