Shrew-toothed shrew tenrec

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Shrew-toothed shrew tenrec[1]
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M. soricoides
Binomial name
Microgale soricoides
Jenkins, 1993
Microgale soricoides range map.svg
Shrew-toothed Shrew Tenrec range

The shrew-toothed shrew tenrec (Microgale soricoides) is a species of mammal in the family Tenrecidae. It is endemic to Madagascar. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest and subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. It is threatened by habitat loss.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bronner, G.N.; Jenkins, P.D. (2005). "Order Afrosoricida". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 74. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.
  2. ^ a b Afrotheria Specialist Group (Tenrec Section), Rakotondravony, D. & Jenkins, P. (2008). "Microgale soricoides". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 29 December 2008.