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Subject: Rat
From: Philip Veerman <>
Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2018 04:52:04 +0000

It certainly is not an Antechinus, let alone an antichynus.




From: Geoffrey Dabb [
Sent: Friday, 8 June, 2018 11:55 AM
Subject: FW: [canberrabirds] Rat


In the absence of any indication of scale, Lyndon, it could even be the Giant Rat of Sumatra, ‘a story for which the world is not yet prepared’.


From: Lyndon Howe [
Sent: Friday, 8 June 2018 11:49 AM
To: Canberra Birds
Subject: [canberrabirds] Rat


Thanks to all who offered opinions on my rat pic. It seems it could be a black rat, bush rat, antichynus or even a rattus turnbullus or trumprattus !!

                             Lyndon Howe.

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