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All Names

  • French
    • rat brun
    • rat surmulot
  • English
    • Norway Rat
    • Brown Rat
    • Water rat
  • Scientific Names
    • Rattus norvegicus
    • Rattus caraco
    • Rattus caspius
    • Rattus decimallus
  • Spanish
    • Rata gris
  • German
    • Wanderratte
  • Portuguese
    • Ratazana-castanha

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Recent observations

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

moynihac

Date

March 29, 2015 06:24 PM NZDT

Description

Down by the river coming out almost on dusk, it were huge

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norway rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

sambiology

Date

May 20, 2015

Description

I think...

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

September 27, 2008

Place

Lenox, IA (Google, OSM)

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

October 11, 2007

Place

Ames, IA (Google, OSM)

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

coreyjlange

Date

June 13, 2009

Place

Lenox, IA (Google, OSM)

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

olsonri

Date

February 18, 2015 01:45 PM EST

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

speiden

Date

April 21, 2015 05:33 PM EDT

Description

tracks

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

April 17, 2015

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

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tchristensen

Date

March 27, 2015

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

March 30, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

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Square

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nicoolejnik

Date

March 25, 2015

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Norway Rat Rattus norvegicus

Observer

michaelcobballen

Date

March 28, 2015 10:26 AM EDT

Description

Found mama in a nest in an old trunk

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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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