A Brief Introduction to Harwood’s Gerbil

1. The scientific name of Harwood’s gerbil is gerbillus harwoodi
2. This species occurs in southwestern Kenya (the Rift valley) and northern and central Tanzania in the continent of Africa
3. It occurs in open, dry woodland, savanna, on gravel or pebbly soils
4. It was discovered by the zoologist Oldfield Thomas in 1901