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The eastern chestnut mouse (Pseudomys gracilicaudatus) is a species of rodent in the family Muridae. It is found only in Australia, along the eastern coast from northern Queensland and into New South Wales as far as Jervis Bay.

Eastern chestnut mouse
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Rodentia
Family: Muridae
Genus: Pseudomys
P. gracilicaudatus
Binomial name
Pseudomys gracilicaudatus
(Gould, 1845)


  1. ^ Burnett, S (2016). "Pseudomys gracilicaudatus". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T18565A22399561. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-2.RLTS.T18565A22399561.en. Retrieved 14 January 2018.