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SPECIES Sorex (unnamed subgenus, see comments) veraecrucis

Author:Jackson, 1925.
Citation:Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 38: 128.
Common Name:Veracruz Shrew
Type Locality:[Mexico], "Xico, 6000 ft. [1829 m], Veracruz".
Distribution:Mexico, from Coahuila to Chiapas at elevations ranging from 1600 to 3650 m or more (Carraway, ms).
Comments:Referred to unnamed subgenus by George (1988:456, under S. saussurei). Previously included in S. saussurei (e.g., Junge and Hoffmann, 1981) but resurrected by Carraway (ms, 2003).
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SUBSPECIES veraecrucis

SUBSPECIES cristobalensis



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