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Least 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 pusilla
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Least shrew tenrec (Microgale pusilla), 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, swamps, pastureland, and irrigated land. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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