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Insectivora (Insectivores)

  1. Howard P Whidden

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0001557

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How to Cite

Whidden, H. P. 2001. Insectivora (Insectivores). eLS. .

Author Information

  1. Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

The Insectivora is the order of mammals containing the shrews, moles, hedgehogs, golden moles, solenodons and tenrecs.

Keywords:

  • chrysochlorids;
  • hedgehogs;
  • moles;
  • shrews;
  • solenodons;
  • tenrecs