Tree Rat

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Tree Rat
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TBD
Base Information
Classification Omnivore/gatherer
Terrain Forest
Locomotion Walker
Size 80cm, 3kg
Speed Unknown
Strength Unknown
Social Structure Swarm
Weapons Bite
Armor Unknown
Source
Homeworld Focaline (Spinward Marches 2607)
Multi-world Yes
Canon No
Extinct Extant
Reference Journal of the Travellers Aid Society No. 10

The Tree Rat is a creature lifeform that is not a sophont.

Description (Specifications)[edit]

It is a small rodent like creature native to the forests on Focaline (Spinward Marches 2607).

Physiology & Ecology[edit]

The Tree Rat is a bilaterally symmetrical quadruped with a prehensile tail. They are covered with a short fur, usually a reddish brown or dark brown. They are quite curious, with agile paws.

Life Cycle & Reproduction[edit]

Tree rats have a life span of about fifteen standard years. If allowed to breed, they do so about once a year after the age of three, giving live birth to three to five young.

Diet & Trophics[edit]

Tree rats are omnivores, preferring fruits. They will also eat insects or other pests.

History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Tree rats can be domesticated, and are used as pets on several worlds. They can be trained to recover items or be used as tracking animals.

Derived Products (Goods)[edit]

They make good pets and are popularly sold as such.

Travellers' Aid Society Advisory[edit]

The Travellers' Aid Society (TAS) classifies the TBD as non-threatening to most sophonts and makes no special advisory regarding this creature.

Image Repository[edit]

No information yet available.

Worlds & Sectors (Astrography)[edit]

This creature can primarily be found in the following areas:
Charted Space:

Homeworld: 1105[edit]

The homeworld of this creature is:

World Listing: 1105[edit]

Significant communities of this creature are known to be found within the following systems and worlds:

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References & Contributors (Sources)[edit]

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