Long-tailed musk shrew

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Long-tailed musk shrew
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Soricomorpha
Family: Soricidae
Genus: Crocidura
Species: C. dolichura
Binomial name
Crocidura dolichura
Peters, 1876
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Long-tailed musk shrew range

The long-tailed musk shrew (Crocidura dolichura) is a species of mammal in the Soricidae family. It is found in Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Nigeria, and Uganda.


  1. ^ Hutterer, R., Howell, K. & Jenkins, P. (2008). Crocidura dolichura. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 8 November 2009. Database entry includes a brief justification of why this species is of least concern.