Rattus (rodent)

Abundance: 0.02 to 100.00% (median 11.78%)

Latitudinal range: -43.4° to 49.4°

Habitats: (1), Mediterranean woodland (6), desert/xeric shrubland (4), temperate broadleaf/mixed forest (13), temperate coniferous forest (2), temperate savanna (3), temperate wetland (1), tropical/subtropical dry broadleaf forest (30), tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest (54), tropical/subtropical savanna (12)

Found in 126 samples

Algeria: Kehailia and Benaouali

Argentina: Pedro Gómez Cello, Santa Fe City, Buenos Aires Province, Lanín National Park

Australia: Black Mountain Road (narrow road-clearing sites), Black Mountain Road (wide road-clearing sites), Carlo, Cravens Peak, and Ethabuka, Camp Creek Sandstone (capture-mark-release), Rintoul Creek Road, Thiaki Creek Nature Refuge (pasture), Gnangara Groundwater System (pitfall traps), Danbulla National Park (Site A), Brunswick Heads Bypass, Cape Liptrap Coastal Park, Melaleuca and Claytons (tall scrub), Huntly Mine (mammals), Southern Atherton Tableland, Beerwah (scribbly gum forest), Dinner Creek, Kangaroo Valley (low cattle disturbance), Ben Boyd National Park and Nadgee Nature Reserve

Bangladesh: Joydebpur

Brazil: Ilhas do Barbados (fragment A), Angatuba (native vegetation), Uberlândia, Refrigério and Tranqüilidade, Devonian Scarp

Central African Republic: Salo2 (small mammals)

Chile: Burca, Melefquén (May), Melefquén (June)

China: Bolshoy Ussuriysky Island, Dujingyan, Duling, Shennongjia National Nature Reserve

Colombia: San Marcos (urban), San Marcos (rural), Necoclí (urban), Necoclí (rural), Sincelejo

Costa Rica: Altura

Ethiopia: Chebera Churchura National Park (grassland), Chebera Churchura National Park (agricultural field)

France: Boult-aux-Bois (2010), Briquenay (2010), Massereau

India: Vellore, Tranquebar Taluk (February 1993 to January 1994), Shahabad, Zonal Agricultural Research Station

Indonesia: Air Manis, Koto Rantang, Malalayang, Kinilow, Manggar Baru, Bukit Bangkirai, Loji, Cihamerang, Jakarta, Melong Asihm, Lore Lindu National Park (M2, lower montane), Lada Estate, Block A North-West (NF1), Block A North-West (NF2), PT. REA Kaltim Estates, PTSRH and PT SHJ, Bawean Island (wet season), Bawean Island (dry season)

Iran: Zarqan County, Chabahar County

Israel: Nahal Alexander National Park (control), Qesem Cave (Concentration 2)

Kenya: Asembo

Madagascar: Réserve Spéciale Analamazaotra, Réserve Spéciale Ambohitantely

Malaysia: Wang Kelian State Park (small mammals, October/November 2011), Ulu Gombak Forest Reserve, Kuala Lumpur, Lambir Hills National Park (primary forest mammals), Lambir Hills National Park (new fallow mammals), MARDI Hilir Perak (ground), Jerangau (ground), Carey Island, SB Forest Experiment

Mexico: Molas, Huamuchil (rodents), El Zapotal (terrestrial mammals)

Nicaragua: Siuna (mammals, secondary forest), Siuna (mammals, allspice)

Niger: Niamey

Nigeria: Zaria

Pakistan: Hafizabad District

Papua New Guinea: Crater Mountain Biological Research Station (trapping session 1), Crater Mountain Biological Research Station (trapping session 2), Crater Mountain Biological Research Station (trapping session 3), Crater Mountain Biological Research Station (trapping session 4)

Philippines: Mount Santo Tomas (Mossy Forest), Mount Santo Tomas (Pine Forest), Mount Santo Tomas (Agricultural Land), Mount Cetaceo (1300 m), San Jose, Mt. Tapulao (Site 5)

Portugal: Centre of Environmental Biology Field Station, Grândola Hills

Senegal: Dielmo

Syria: Yahmool Agricultural Research Station

Taiwan: Taichung City

Tanzania: Usevia Open Area (1998), Zaraninge Forest (dry season), Zaraninge Forest (wet season), Uzungwa Scarp Forest Reserve (2000 m)

Thailand: Srinakarin Dam (cage traps), Bothong District, Trend Site, Buriram Province (rice field), Salak Phra Wildlife Sanctuary (lowland bamboo forest, night period)

Turkey: Dicle University Campus

Uganda: Lunyo Forest

United States: Park Ranger Station No. 1, Memphis, Glenn Dale, Raleigh-Durham

Vietnam: Nui Lang Bian (dry season, ground), Cat Tien National Park (Afzelia transect, December/January 2006, ground)

Zambia: Lusaka (south area, 2011)

See also Rattus alleni, Rattus argentiventer, Rattus bowersi, Rattus everetti, Rattus exulans, Rattus fuscipes, Rattus haasi, Rattus hofmanni, Rattus jalorensis, Rattus koratensis, Rattus laticaudatus, Rattus leucopus, Rattus losea, Rattus lutreolus, Rattus marmosurus, Rattus meltada, Rattus nitidis, Rattus nitidus, Rattus norvegicus, Rattus pyctoris, Rattus rattus, Rattus sordidus, Rattus sp., Rattus spp., Rattus tanezumi, Rattus tiomanicus, Rattus tunneyi, Rattus verecundus, Rattus villosissimus, Rattus whiteheadi