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Silver Rice Rat | Everglades Tours | May 13, 2015

Posted by Manny Miami on 11th May 2015

The rice rat (commonly called the silver rice rat) is a small rodent that can reach a length of 5.5 inches (14 centimeters). The rice rat has a brownish-gray, gray, or brown back, with a gray belly and pale gray sides. Rice rats also have a bi-colored tail that is white on bottom and brown on top (Humphrey 1992). Read more