Echigo mole

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Echigo mole
Mogera etigo - National Museum of Nature and Science, Tokyo - DSC06744.JPG
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Soricomorpha
Family: Talpidae
Genus: Mogera
Species: M. etigo
Binomial name
Mogera etigo
Yoshiyuki & Imaizumi, 1991
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Echigo Mole range

The Echigo mole (Mogera etigo) is an endangered species of mammal in the Talpidae family. It is endemic to Japan, being found only on the Echigo plain, Niigata prefecture.

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