Cheesman's gerbil

Cheesman's gerbil

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Superfamily
Family
Genus
SPECIES
Gerbillus cheesmani
WEIGHT
10-63 g
LENGTH
119-310 mm

Cheesman's gerbil is a small rodent in the subfamily Gerbillinae of the family Muridae. It is distributed mainly in Arabian Peninsula to southwestern Iran. It has orange-brown fur, white underparts, large eyes and a very long tail.

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No

Nocturnal

Gr

Granivore

He

Herbivore

Zo

Zoochory

Fo

Fossorial

Ju

Jumping

Sc

Scansorial

Te

Terrestrial

Co

Colonial

No

Not a migrant

C

starts with

Biome

Climate zones

Habits and Lifestyle

Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

Mating Habits

PREGNANCY DURATION
20 to 22 days
BABY CARRYING
1 to 8

References

1. Cheesman's gerbil Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheesman's_gerbil
2. Cheesman's gerbil on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/9113/115089958

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