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SPECIES Cryptotis obscura

Author:Merriam, 1895.
Citation:N. Amer. Fauna, 10: 23.
Common Name:Grizzled Mexican Small-eared Shrew
Type Locality:Mexico, Hidalgo, Tulancingo, 8500 ft. (2600 m).
Distribution:Mexican highlands from 1040 to 2500 m in Hidalgo, México, Querétaro, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas, and Veracruz (Carraway, ms).
Comments:C. mexicana group. Included in mexicana by Choate (1970) and Hall (1981), but given species rank by Woodman and Timm (1999).
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