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Sorex araneus grantii

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Soricidae
Genus  Sorex
Order  Eulipotyphla
Class  Mammalia
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Subspecies
Similar  Herbertus borealis, St Kilda house mouse, Salvelinus killinensis, Salvelinus inframundus, Sorbus pseudofennica

Sorex araneus grantii is a subspecies of the shrew Sorex araneus, found only on the Scottish island of Islay. It was previously considered a separate species, Sorex grantii. It is distinguished from mainland shrews by its very grey flanks and different dentition.

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Sorex araneus grantii Wikipedia


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