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All Names

  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 褐家鼠
  • French
    • Rat brun
    • Surmulot
    • Rat surmulot
    • Rat d'égout
    • Rat de Norvège
    • Rat gris
  • Italian
    • Surmolotto
    • Ratto delle chiaviche
  • Russian
    • Пасюк
    • Серая крыса
  • German
    • Wanderratte
  • English
    • Norway Rat
    • Brown Rat
    • Water rat
  • Spanish
    • Rata parda
  • Korean
    • 집쥐
  • Hebrew
    • חולדה חומה
  • Catalan
    • Rata comuna
  • Scientific Names
    • Rattus norvegicus
    • Rattus caraco
    • Rattus caspius
    • Rattus decimallus
  • Portuguese
    • Ratazana-castanha

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Recent observations

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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charro

Date

August 3, 2015 07:58 AM CDT

Description

Sin cola, ¿puede ser otra especie?

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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carlacorazza

Date

September 23, 2016 12:50 PM CEST

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No photos or sounds

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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klodonnell

Date

September 18, 2016 08:00 PM EDT

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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sofia-aemoc

Date

September 16, 2016 09:53 PM SAST

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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th3b1rdn3rd

Date

September 14, 2016 07:12 AM EDT

Description

Not sure what type of rat, tried to do some research and found out not too much, hoping you guys can help!

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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francescocecere

Date

September 14, 2016 06:43 PM CEST

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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markkir

Date

September 14, 2016 03:20 PM SAST

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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gshugart

Date

September 13, 2016 07:40 AM PDT

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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coffearobusta42

Date

July 27, 2016 09:03 AM PDT

Description

Saw it in the road and stopped to help it. It seemed stunned but moved of the road after several near misses by passing cars. Looks like it was hit by a car.

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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dendzo

Date

July 31, 2012 05:29 PM CEST

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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dendzo

Date

June 6, 2012 05:15 PM CEST

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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dendzo

Date

April 13, 2011 06:41 PM CEST

Description

Catched by my cat.

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Description from Wikipedia

The brown rat, common rat, street rat, sewer rat, Hanover rat, Norway rat, brown Norway rat, Norwegian rat, wharf rat (Rattus norvegicus), or hood rat is one of the best known and most common rats.

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