Hoose moose

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Hoose moose
House mouse.jpg
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cless: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Faimily: Muridae
Subfaimily: Murinae
Genus: Mus
Subgenus: Mus
Species: M. musculus
Binomial name
Mus musculus
Subspecies
  • Mus musculus bactrianus
  • Mus musculus castaneus
  • Mus musculus domesticus
  • Mus musculus gentilulus
  • Mus musculus musculus
  • Mus musculus rodentius
  • Mus musculus anustiditrus
  • Mus musculus hypodidentrious
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Hoose moose range

The hoose moose (Mus musculus) is a smaw mammal o the order Rodentia, kenspeckle for its pyntit snoot, smaw roond lugs, an a lang nakit or near hairless tail. It is ane o the maist routhy species o the genus Mus. Awtho a wild ainimal, the hoose moose bides maistlins alangside humans, an haes thryne sae weel amang thaim at, tae even, suith wild populations are nou mair sindle.

Makdom[eedit | eedit soorce]

The hoose moose's bouk is theekit wi fur, forordinar o a riach or mouskit hue in the wild kyne an a muckle mae sinthery hues in bred kyne, wi the fur on the wame maistlins bit no ayewis faugher nor the lave o the bouk, oot takkin the tips o the shanks, lugs, neb an tag.[2] Efferin tae its binn, a fu grawn moose will hae a lenth o aboot 10cm, wae its tail sae lang an aa, an a wecht o 25g or thereby.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Musser, G; Hutterer, R; Kryštufek, B; Yigit, N; Mitsain, G (2016). "Mus musculus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T13972A115117618. Retrieved 5 September 2020.
  2. Berry, R.J. (1970). "The natural history of the house mouse" (PDF). Field Studies. 3: 219–62. Retrieved 18 Januar 2021.