Andaman shrew

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Andaman shrew
Andaman white-toothed shrew.jpg
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Soricidae
Genus: Crocidura
Species: C. andamanensis
Binomial name
Crocidura andamanensis
Miller, 1902
Andaman Shrew area.png
Andaman shrew range

The Andaman shrew or Andaman white-toothed shrew (Crocidura andamanensis) is a critically endangered species of mammal in the Soricidae family. It is endemic to the South Andaman Island of India.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Molur, S. (2008). Crocidura andamanensis. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 17 January 2009.