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Scientific Name: 
Notomys alexis
Phylum: 
Chordata
Species class: 
Mammalia
Order: 
Rodentia
Family: 
Muridae
Genus: 
Notomys
Species: 
alexis
Status: 
Least Concern
Population Trend: 
Stable

A shortage of water is not a problem for this tiny rodent. It doesn’t need to drink as its The Spinifex Hopping-mouse also conserves water by plugging the entrance to its burrow to keep out the body can produce water, even from dry seeds.h ot desert air, and by producing very concentrated urine.

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Source: 
http://www.iucnredlist.org/
Year assessed: 
2008