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SPECIES Sorex (Sorex) cansulus

Author:Thomas, 1912.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 10: 398.
Common Name:Gansu Shrew
Type Locality:China, Gansu, "46 miles [74 km] south-east of SE Taochou" (= Lintan).
Distribution:Known only from the type locality.
Status:IUCN Critically Endangered.
Comments:Subgenus Sorex, related to tundrensis. The species was recognized by Hoffmann (1987); no specimens other than the type series are known.
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