Small Japanese mole

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Small Japanese mole
Mogera imaizumii.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Talpidae
Genus: Mogera
M. imaizumii
Binomial name
Mogera imaizumii
Kuroda, 1936
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Small Japanese mole range

The small Japanese mole (Mogera imaizumii) is a species of mammal in the family Talpidae. It is endemic to Japan. Even though they are extinct in central Tokyo, they are found in the grounds of the Imperial Palace.


  1. ^ Cassola, F. (2016). "Mogera imaizumii". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T41465A22323581. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-2.RLTS.T41465A22323581.en. Retrieved 13 December 2017.