Micaelamys namaquensis - #1101

Side view.  Formerly Aethomys namaquensis.

Micaelamys namaquensis - #1101

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Namaqua Rock Rat

Side view. Formerly Aethomys namaquensis., J Visser

Distribution: E Angola, South Africa (except parts of Western, Northern, and Eastern Cape provinces, coastal KwaZulu-Natal Province, and Namib Desert), Botswana, Zimbabwe, S and C Mozambique (absent from central and coastal regions), S Malawi, and SE Zambia.
Family: Muridae (Old World rats and mice)