Egyptian pygmy shrew

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Egyptian Pygmy Shrew
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Soricomorpha
Family: Soricidae
Genus: Crocidura
Species: C. religiosa
Binomial name
Crocidura religiosa
(I. Geoffroy, 1827)
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Egyptian Pygmy Shrew range

The Egyptian Pygmy Shrew (Crocidura religiosa) is a species of mammal in the Soricidae family. It is endemic to Egypt. Its natural habitat is arable land. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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