Facts Summary: The Mindanao Spiny Rat (Tarsomys echinatus) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "mammals" and found in the following area(s): Philippines. This species is also known by the following name(s): Spiny Long-footed Rat, Spiny Tarsomys.
Mindanao Spiny Rat Facts Last Updated: January 1, 2016
To Cite This Page:
Glenn, C. R. 2006. "Earth's Endangered Creatures - Mindanao Spiny Rat Facts" (Online).
Accessed 5/22/2022 at http://earthsendangered.com/profile.asp?sp=13405&ID=3.
Need more Mindanao Spiny Rat facts?
Rare white giraffes sighted for the first time in Kenya
A pair of white giraffes have been discovered in Kenya recently by local residents. According to the residents, the beautiful white giraffes were very close to them, extremely calm, and did not seem disturbed by their presence. The residents immediately tipped off conservationists who then found the giraffes in the Ishaqbini Hirola Conservancy, an already established safe space dedicated to the preservation of antelopes in the area.