Large-eared African Desert Mouse * Bakoormuis * Malacothrix Typica

It is generally an uncommon species, but can also be locally abundant. It is rarely captured.

The long-eared mouse is a species of rodent in the family Nesomyidae. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa. Its natural habitats are dry savanna, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, hot deserts, and temperate deserts.

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