Rats

Latin Name:

Class Mammalia
Order Rodentia
Family Muridae
Genus Rattus
Species R.Rattus

Appearance:

Adult: dark brown to black, 10-12cms, with a 15-20cms tail.

Habit:

It commonly found in our home. It is an extremely agile creature, able to scale walls and walks across telephone wire. It builds its in nest in walls, attics, vines or trees near and around homes.

Diet:

Consume all type of foodpalatable to human

Reproduction:

Female can have up to 84 young in her lifetime. Life span of adults is around a year.