African dusky shrew

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African dusky shrew
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Soricidae
Genus: Crocidura
C. caliginea
Binomial name
Crocidura caliginea
Hollister, 1916
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African dusky shrew range

The African dusky shrew or African foggy shrew (Crocidura caliginea) is a species of shrew. It is native to the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where it lives in forests.[1]


  1. ^ a b Hutterer, R. & Kerbis Peterhans, J. (2008). "Crocidura caliginea". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 4 May 2014.