Open in the curiosity app

Gerbils May Have Caused The Black Plague

Although the great gerbil may have been the cause of the Black Plague, rats may have helped maintain it.

Share the knowledge!

Key Facts In This Video

  1. "The Great Gerbil" species of gerbil are likely the animals responsible for high transmission rates of the Black Plague. 00:25

Advertisement
Explore Related Subjects
Ancestry
Censorship
Skeletons
Sociology