Ship Rat

Ship rat droppings 1a 500x500

Ship rat droppings.

Ship rat droppings are deposited in loose groups or scattered where they walk.  Ship rat droppings range from 6.8 mm to 13.8 mm long and 2.7 mm to 5 mm wide.  Ship rat droppings have pointed tips, whereas Norway rats' droppings are more rounded.

Drawing: by Sonia Frimmel