Western European House Mouse
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Mammals (Mammalia)|
|Family:||Murid (Muridae) iNaturalist Observation|
|Species:||Black Rat (Rattus rattus)|
Thank you JosefNR for confirming the id of this species for us
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
It seems their tail is diagnostic.
We are amazed we get such large, introduced animals out here in near desert Australia.