Cuban nesophontes

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Cuban nesophontes[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Nesophontidae
Genus: Nesophontes
Species: N. superstes
Binomial name
Nesophontes superstes
Fischer, 1977

The Cuban nesophontes (Nesophontes superstes) is an extinct species of soricomorph of the genus Nesophontes. Its remains have been found in western Cuba.


  1. ^ a b Hutterer, R. (2005). "Order Soricomorpha". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 222. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.