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Pygmy Shrew

Observed: 5th April 2010 By: Jeff BlincowJeff Blincow’s reputation in MammalsJeff Blincow’s reputation in MammalsJeff Blincow’s reputation in Mammals
Pygmy Shrew
Description:

Found while clearing out bird boxes. This box was full of moss. I did not clear out this box.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Goldfinch's picture

Shrew

This is a fantastic picture, how close were you? We saw one in Alderney once. The pygmy shrew is Britains smallest mammal.

the naturalist man's picture

Pygmy shrew

Notice how long the tail is, longer than 50% of the body.

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