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Nimba Otter Shrew

Micropotamogale lamottei Heim de Balsac 1954

Micropotamogale lamottei (Nimba Otter Shrew) is a species of mammals in the family tenrecs. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to Ethiopia. They are solitary, nocturnal carnivores. Individuals can grow to 160 mm. Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. They have parental care (female provides care).

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EOL has data for 44 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Nimba Otter Shrew. View this species on GBIF