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Common Shrew

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Martin Wood

A common mammal but very elusive and rarely seen close up



Common Name Common Shrew
Scientific Name Sorex araneus
Species Group Hedgehogs and Shrews
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The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Hedgehogs and Shrews