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American Water Shrew

Sorex (Otisorex) palustris Richardson 1828

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Sorex palustris (American Water Shrew) is a species of mammals in the family shrews. It is found in the Nearctic. It is a solitary invertivore. Individuals are known to live for 18 months and can grow to 13.4 g. Reproduction is dioecious.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of American Water Shrew. View this species on GBIF