Inventory of the Different Species of Rodents in Haradia Village, El Maragha City, Sohag Governorate, Egypt

Fathy A Soliman; Mady Willson; Abd El-Aleem S.S. Desoky; Rabab Hamdi

The present work was aimed to identify of rodent species at in Haradia village, El Maragha city, Sohag Governorate, Egypt during 2013-2015 years. The results were revealed the presence of four species of rats included the white bellied rat, Rattus rattus frugivorus the dominant species from, Rattus rattus alexandrines, the Nile grass rat, Arvicanthis niloticus and Rattus norvegicus. These results to be used in the development of a future plan in effective strategy for implementation of rodent management programs in cultivated in Sohag Governorate.

arvicanthis niloticus, rattus rattus alexandrines, rattus r. frugivorus, rattus norvegicus

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