Gallery description : dormouse

Dormouse (gliridae) is an animal of the mammal type. It usually inhabits dense woodlands and shrub land. The animal weights about 15g - 200kg (0.5oz - 7.1oz) and lives for 2 - 5 years. Owls, snakes, weasels predators are dangerous for dormouses. See the table below for more information.

Facts about dormouses
NameDormouse
Scientific NameGliridae
Life Span2 - 5 years
ClassMammalia
Size (L)6cm - 19cm (2.4in - 7.5in)
Main PreyFruits, nuts, insects
Distinctive FeaturesLong tail and thin, black whiskers
Skin TypeFur
ColourGrey, black, white, brown, tan, gold
KingdomAnimalia
OrderRodentia
PhylumChordata
Average Litter Size4
LifestyleSolitary
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Top Speed12.8km/h (8mph)
HabitatDense woodlands and shrub land
PredatorsOwls, snakes, weasels
DietOmnivore
FamilyGliridae
TypeMammal
Weight15g - 200kg (0.5oz - 7.1oz)
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