Descriptions and articles about the Golden Spiny Mouse, scientifically known as Acomys russatus in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Distribution.
The term spiny mouse refers to any species of rodent within the genus Acomys. Similar in appearance to mice of the genus Mus, spiny mice are small mammals with bare.
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Definitions of golden spiny mouse, synonyms, antonyms, derivatives of golden spiny mouse, analogical dictionary of golden spiny mouse (English.
The(Acomys russatus) is extraordinary in more ways than one. It is one of the relatively few animals that can switch from being diurnal or active.
The(Acomys russatus) gets its name from the reddish-orange spiny fur that covers it body from head to tail. This coarse, inflexible fur is thought.
Description: "Small but stock mouse. Upper parts golden-orange to reddish, flanks yellow, and underside pale. Fur spiny from head to base of tail.