Swamp musk shrew

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Swamp musk shrew
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C. mariquensis
Binomial name
Crocidura mariquensis
(A. Smith, 1844)
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Swamp musk shrew range

The swamp musk shrew (Crocidura mariquensis) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It occurs in Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, and Zambia. Its natural habitat is swamps.


Conservation Status[edit]

This species was classified as NT(Near Threatened) in 2016 by SANBI.[1]

References[edit]


  1. ^ "Endangered Wildlife Trust - Red Data". www.ewt.org.za. Retrieved 2019-01-21.