PETER CHADWICK / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PETER CHADWICK / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Brant's whistling rat (Parotomys brantsii) peering out of a burrow. This gregarious rodent builds nests within chambers in a burrow system. It whistles to communicate with neighbouring rats, for example about predators. P. brantsii forages during the day. Photographed in Namaqualand, South Africa.
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