cane rat


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cane rat

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1. (Animals) a tropical African cavy-like hystricomorph rodent, Thryonomys swinderianus, that lives in swampy regions: family Thryonomyidae. Also called (in W Africa): cutting grass
2. (Animals) a similar but smaller species, T. gregorianus
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Summary: A scientific study of prehistoric life in Al Gharbia has unearthed fossil of teeth representing an animal -- a large cane rat -- previously unknown to science.
Abu Dhabi: A scientific exploration of prehistoric life in the Western Region has unearthed a new fossil of teeth representing an animal -- a large cane rat -- previously unknown to science.
The find of the fossilised large cane rat teeth came during screening off the Al Gharbia coast in the Western Region.
The species preferences for hunting by the people were primate (monkeys, baboon and galagos), giant rat, cane rat and other antelopes (bush buck, duikers).
But I also stumbled across the best meat I've ever tasted in cane rat.
The second half of Freaky Foods From Around The World reveals exotic recipes for preparing animals that aren't always thought of as food in America--from spider salad to fried skunk, stewed cane rat, and more.
Sellers cheerfully answer questions about their wares, which come from monkeys, small antelopes, and rodents such as the cane rat.
The book has many side bar stories about the different foods eaten around the world such as ants eggs and cane rats, what they taste like, who eats them and how to cook them.
Young pythons primarily eat small rodents - which makes them popular with farmers to reduce pests like cane rats.
Huge two-foot long animals, believed to be either South American Coypus or African Greater Cane Rats, have been caught by pest controllers in Lincoln and Bradford, sparking fears that mammoth rodents are spreading across Britain.