Neotoma floridana smalli

Key Largo Woodrat

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Overview

The Key Largo woodrat is a medium-sized (2OO-26O gram) small mammal with a gray-brown back and head. Its belly, chest, and throat are white, and the tail is hairy. This species is a noctural herbivore, feeding on the buds, leaves, and fruit of many plant species. Food may be stored in the stick nests built by this species.

Scientific Name

Neotoma floridana smalli
Common Name
Key Largo woodrat
FWS Category
Mammals
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