Rodentia is an order of mammals also known as rodents, characterised by two continuously-growing incisors in the upper and lower jaws which must be kept short by gnawing.
Common rodents to Australia are rats and mice.
A mouse (plural mice) is a rodent that belongs to one of numerous species of small mammals. The best known mouse species is the common house mouse. It is found in nearly all countries and, like the laboratory mouse, serves as an important model organism in biology, and is also a popular pet.
The average mouse in the wild only lives about 5 months, primarily due to heavy predation.
Mice can be harmful pests, damaging and eating crops and spreading diseases through their parasire and feces.
Mice are small rodents, resembling diminutive rats. they usually have pointed snouts and small ears. The body is typically elongated with slender, usually hairless tails, but different types of mice show large variations. Body dimension