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Synonyms for black rat

common household pest originally from Asia that has spread worldwide

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2009) and has become established in the area, where its relative abundance was recorded non-significantly different to the house rat (Mushtaq et al.
Occurrence of some zoonotic microorganisms in faecal matter of house rat (Rattus rattus) and house mouse (Mus musculus) trapped from various structures.
2002) but of the house rat (Rattus rattus) and the house mouse (Mus musculus) populations inhabiting urban areas of Pakistan has not yet been explored.
Potential of triptolide in reproductive management of the house rat, Rattus rattus.
Key words: Babesia, house rat, house mouse, flourmills, Lahore, residential houses, zoonoses.
Other species include musk deer cape hare monkeys Royle's mountain vole Kashmir marmot stoat musk rat house mouse flying squirrel Himalayan palm civet house rat sheep goat cow horse red fox birds and some unknown species.
The house rat (Rattus rattus) Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus) and house mouse (Mus musculus) are the most common commensal rodents throughout the world (Aplin et al.
Dietary habits of the house rat, Rattus rattus were studied in the urban areas of Rawalpindi city by analysing the stomach contents.
1967) and are inhabited by four communsal species of small mammals namely, the house rat (Rattus rattus), house mouse (Mus musculus), house shrew (Suncus murinus), and the Indian gerbil (Roberts, 1997).
Recently a city dweller, Naseer Ahmad who has made his mission of killing huge house rats and claimed to have killed more than 100,000 rodents, got job in Water and Sanitation Service Peshawar (WSSP) as 'Rat Killer.
The introduction and spread of house rats in the United States.
The Norway Rat is the most common of house rats and is found all over the world.
In his speech at the morcha , he hit out at builders, calling them house rats who were eating away Mumbai.
Potts's portrait of Mesopotamia, including everything from house rats to carnelian, is refreshing in its breadth of scholarship and in its enthusiasm for the subject.
Tonight Pete and Bairbre will be dealing with all sorts including two stray house rats and an abandoned rabbit which is fighting for its life.