Moon forest shrew

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Moon forest shrew
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
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 family Soricidae. It is found in Burundi, Rwanda, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.[2]


  1. ^ Kerbis Peterhans, J. & Hutterer, R. (2008). "Sylvisorex lunaris". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2008: e.T41445A10474086. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T41445A10474086.en. Retrieved 9 December 2017. 
  2. ^ Kerbis Peterhans, J.; Hutterer, R. 2004. Sylvisorex lunaris 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Downloaded on 30 July 2007.