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SPECIES Crocidura caspica

Author:Thomas, 1907.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 7, 20: 197.
Common Name:Caspian Shrew
Type Locality:Iran, S coast of Caspian Sea.
Distribution:Iran, S coast of Caspian Sea.
Comments:A distinct, chocolate-brown shrew formerly included in C. russula (Ellerman and Morrison-Scott, 1966) or C. leucodon. Zaitsev (1993) redefined the species and mapped its range.
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