Rats and Mice

Muridae

Spinifex Hopping-mouse

Notomys alexis TL 215–260mm, including tail 120–150mm (Tarrkawarra) What does it look like? Pale brown above, washed with reddish-orange, with black guard hairs, and greyish face and snout. Underparts white to greyish-white, with small naked throat-patch. Tail long (about 125 per cent of head-body), with fine tufted tip of whitish-grey hairs. Rear feet elongated. Where is it found? Ar...