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Dobson's Shrew Tenrec
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Information
Range Madagascar
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Afrosoricida
Family Tenrecidae
Genus Microgale
Species Microgale dobsoni
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Dobson's shrew tenrec (Microgale dobsoni), is a species of tenrec in the Tenrecidae family. It is endemic to Madagascar. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, plantations, and heavily degraded former forest.

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