Congo shrew

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Congo shrews
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Soricidae
Subfamily: Myosoricinae
Genus: Congosorex

Congosorex phillipsorum
Congosorex polli
Congosorex verheyeni

The Congo shrews, members of the genus Congosorex, are mammals in the family Soricidae. The genus contains these species:


  1. ^ W. T. Stanley, M. A. Rogers and R. Hutterer (2005). "A new species of Congosorex from the Eastern Arc Mountains, Tanzania, with significant biogeographical implications". Journal of Zoology. 265 (3): 269–280. doi:10.1017/S0952836904006314.