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Taiva Shrew Tenrec
2003.N3.18
Information
Range Madagascar
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Afrosoricida
Family Tenrecidae
Genus Microgale
Species Microgale taiva
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Taiva shrew tenrec (Microgale taiva), is a species of tenrec in the Tenrecidae family. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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