Observations in the Order: Rodentia

Common Name: Rodents

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Little cutie

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 21st March 2017
Added: 21st March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Peekaboo

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By: Stuart ShearerStuart Shearer’s reputation in MammalsStuart Shearer’s reputation in MammalsStuart Shearer’s reputation in Mammals
Location: De Hoop Nature Reserve
Observed: 15th March 2017
Added: 20th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Kited

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Location: De Hoop Nature Reserve
Observed: 14th March 2017
Added: 19th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Dug up - by whom?

Dug up
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Brandvlei 3115_2525 -Skilderkrans
Observed: 27th February 2017
Added: 11th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Tree Squirrel

Tree Squirrel
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Location: Punda Maria
Observed: 31st March 2014
Added: 11th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Ground Squirrel

Ground Squirrel
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Great Seacow Gat 3125_2610
Observed: 23rd February 2017
Added: 7th March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Whose dung?

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By: Suvarna Parbhoo
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Entumeni Nature Reserve
Observed: 10th November 2012
Added: 3rd March 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Ground Squirrel

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By: Gigi
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)South African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: Rockcliffe Farm
Observed: 21st February 2017
Added: 22nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:1
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Porcupine

Porcupine
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Gifbol/Aandblom Trail Hantam
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Porcupine scratching

Porcupine scratching
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Gifbol Trail Hantam
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 16th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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At last: Porcupine!

At last: Porcupine!
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Porcupine Trail Hantam
Observed: 8th August 2016
Added: 14th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Kgalagadi Small Mammal

Kgalagadi Small Mammal
By: Ernest PorterErnest Porter’s reputation in MammalsErnest Porter’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Kgalagadi
Observed: 15th January 2017
Added: 11th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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mole

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By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: The Island Sedgefield
Observed: 30th December 2016
Added: 31st January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Tiny Rat

Tiny Rat
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Location: St Lucia 5
Observed: 27th January 2017
Added: 28th January 2017
Likely ID: Aethomys
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Porcupine, Ystervark

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 9th July 2016
Added: 19th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Cape Gerbil

Cape Gerbil
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Kalabaskraal E N7 twixt old road and railroad
Observed: 10th October 2016
Added: 19th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Cape Mole Rat

Cape Mole Rat
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Groenrivier W of N7 n of Klein Dassenberg Road
Observed: 10th October 2016
Added: 17th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Cape Gerbil

Cape Gerbil
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Groenrivier W of N7 n of Klein Dassenberg Road
Observed: 10th October 2016
Added: 17th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Headless on the road

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Perdepoort
Observed: 5th January 2017
Added: 6th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Striped Mouse (Rondevlei)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Rondevlei SANParks Wilderness
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Grass harvester

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Rondevlei Birdhide
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

First spotted by Shaun Swanepoel.
Partially on the surface while dragging a clump of grass into the burrow.

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Molerat

Molerat
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bracken Nature Reserve
Observed: 6th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Cape dune mole-rat (Rondevlei)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Rondevlei SANParks Wilderness
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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hairy meal

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: uilsgat car park, cederberg
Observed: 28th December 2016
Added: 30th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Porcupine

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Location: Unnamed Road, Mdoroni
Observed: 19th November 2015
Added: 26th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Used for it's magical properties.

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mousey

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By: Alex Talbot
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
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Location: tafel berg
Observed: 15th December 2016
Added: 18th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:3
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Tree Squirrel

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Location: Skukuza
Observed: 11th November 2016
Added: 13th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Furry critter on dam wall path

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 10th December 2016
Added: 13th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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streep muis

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By: kashiefa
Location: atlantic beach golf estates
Observed: 8th November 2016
Added: 9th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:1
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Stripe Fieldmouse

Stripe Fieldmouse
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Bontebok National Park Chalet 11 Langelsiekraal Campsite
Observed: 17th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Species with which Rodents (Rodentia) interacts