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SPECIES Sorex (unnamed subgenus, see comments) emarginatus

Author:Jackson, 1925.
Citation:Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 38: 129.
Common Name:Zacatecas Shrew
Type Locality:"Sierra Madre, near Bolanos, altitude 7,600 feet (2316 m), State of Jalisco, Mexico".
Distribution:Durango, Zacatecas, and Jalisco (Mexico).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Referred to unnamed subgenus by George (1988:456). Findley (1955b) considered this a subspecies of oreopolus; however, oreopolus belongs to subgenus Otisorex (Diersing and Hoffmeister, 1977). For biological and distributional information, see Alvarez and Polaco (1984) and Matson and Baker (1986).



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