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Desert kangaroo rat - Wikipedia

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The desert kangaroo rat (Dipodomys deserti) is a rodent species in the family Heteromyidae that is found in desert areas of southwestern North America. It is one ...

Kangaroo Rat Fact Sheet - Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum

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The kangaroo rat is almost perfectly adapted to life in the desert. They can survive without ever drinking any water, getting needed moisture from their seed diet.

Desert Kangaroo Rat - Dipodomys deserti - Blue Planet Biomes

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The kangaroo rat is a very cute little critter that kind of looks like a mini kangaroo, but is as big as a mouse.It has large hind legs and feet. It usually grow to about ...

Desert kangaroo rat videos, photos and facts - Dipodomys deserti ...

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Learn more about the Desert kangaroo rat - with amazing Desert kangaroo rat videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

Dipodomys deserti (Desert Kangaroo Rat) - IUCN Red List

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Habitat and Ecology: It prefers low desert with sandy soil and sparse vegetation, particularly stabilized dune areas with vegetation. In the United States, ...

Kangaroo Rat | Desert Rat - Wild Republic

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Kangaroo Rats are also known as a desert rat. Having no need for water to bathe , they roll around in sand and take a dust bath! Read more at ...

KANGAROO RAT FACTS

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Kangaroo Rat Facts - A list of information on this amazing North American desert animal including how it survives harsh desert conditions.

North American Mammals: Dipodomys deserti : Image Information

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Desert Kangaroo Rats live in sand dunes in very hot, dry deserts of the southwestern United States, even below sea level in Death Valley, California. They need ...

Kangaroo Rat - Desert Animals

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Located. The Kangaroo Rat is found in North America, with a large percentage living in the desert regions of Southwestern United States and parts of Mexico.

ADW: Dipodomys deserti: INFORMATION

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Desert kangaroo rats inhabit dunes in the most arid regions of southwestern North America. They occur at elevations ranging from 60 meters below sea level in ...

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Kangaroo Rats - DesertUSA

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The Kangaroo Rat would be described by most people as being cute. They have a plump, dumpy little body with large hind legs, large, dorsally placed eyes, and ...

Kangaroo Rat - Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument (U.S. ...

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The Kangaroo Rat tends to live in the desert flatlands, creosote flats, and the sandy soils of the desert washes. The rats will dig burrows into the soil to better ...

Structural Adaptations of the Kangaroo Rat | Animals - mom.me

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Despite living in the heat of the desert, kangaroo rats don't sweat. They also have very oily coats. Both of these adaptations prevent them from losing water.