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black rat

n.
A common rat (Rattus rattus) found worldwide, especially in populated areas, having a black or dark brown coat.
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2014: The secret life of the city rat: a review of the ecology of urban Norway and black rats (Rattus norvegicus and Rattus rattus).
norvegicus y Mus musculus tienen medula multiseriada tipo alveolar y Rattus rattus un patron medular reticular.
Fue la intencion del presente trabajo de investigacion evaluar el efecto analgesico de la Oxitocina a dosis creciente en dolor nociceptivo termico mediante el modelo experimental de Hot plate o plancha caliente en Rattus rattus var.
And Rattus Rattus will be doing meet and greets before you head into the great Horrible Histories Maze.
The frequency of capture of the synanthropic species Rattus rattus and Mus musculus was the same with 24 specimens by species, while in the case of wild rodents, five species were found, being Heteromys gaumeri (n = 17), the species with most capture frequency, followed by Ototylomys phyllotis and Peromyscus yucatanicus (n = 8 each one).
Reproductive biology and population structure of Rattus rattus in Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
Para os roedores aloctones Rattus norvegicus (Berkenhout, 1769) e Rattus rattus (Linnaeus, 1758) foram utilizados pelos de um individuo de cada especie, alem de amostras de dois individuos de Mus musculus (Linnaeus, 1758).
La mayoria de patogenos que son transmitidos a los animales domesticos y a los humanos, tienen como reservorio diferentes especies de roedores, entre los mas comunes Mus musculus, Rattus norvegicus y Rattus rattus (1).
(Burseraceae) shortly after island-wide removal of invasive rats (Rattus rattus L.; Muridae) on Desecheo Island, Puerto Rico.
It was noticed that 87.9% of the total rats were Rattus rattus.
For example, while Leptospira and Lymphocytic choriomeningitis arenavirus are transmitted by urban rodents such as Rattus rattus and Mus muscullus, recent evidence suggests that wild rodents such as the New World Sigmodontins are chronic carriers of these roboviruses.
The aim is not to reach the centre, but to re-order the muddle that mischievous Rattus Rattus has made of time, and find the way out!