Somali dwarf shrew

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Somali dwarf shrew
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Soricidae
Genus: Crocidura
C. nana
Binomial name
Crocidura nana
Dobson, 1890
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Somali dwarf shrew range

The Somali dwarf shrew (Crocidura nana) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Ethiopia and Somalia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.

Type Locality: Somalia, Dollo


  1. ^ Hutterer, R. & Howell, K. (2019). "Crocidura nana". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2019: e.T41341A10449736. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T41341A10449736.en. Retrieved 21 May 2019.