Moon forest shrew

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Moon forest shrew
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Soricomorpha
Family: Soricidae
Genus: Sylvisorex
Species: S. lunaris
Binomial name
Sylvisorex lunaris
Thomas, 1906
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Moon forest shrew range

The moon forest shrew (Sylvisorex lunaris) is a species of mammal in the Soricidae family. It is found in Burundi, Rwanda, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.[1]


  1. ^ Kerbis Peterhans, J.; Hutterer, R. 2004. Sylvisorex lunaris 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Downloaded on 30 July 2007.