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  Lesser Bamboo Rat

 

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A Lesser Bamboo Rat, found in the mountains around Sapa (fig.), in northern Vietnam, where it is known as di nu. It has a short, near-naked tail, and small ears, that are mostly hidden in its coat, i.e. a dense and soft, reddish to greyish brown fur. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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