Crocidura dhofarensis Hutterer & Harrison, 1988

Dhofarian shrew



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1977

Rediscovered: 2005

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Oman & Yemen












Benda, P., and Nasher, A.K. 2006. First record of Crocidura dhofarensis Hutterer et Harrison, 1988 (Mammalia: Soricidae) in Yemen. Journal of the National Museum 175(1-2): 27-30.
Galletti, C.S., Turner, B.L., and Myint, S.W. 2016. Land changes and their drivers in the cloud forest and coastal zone of Dhofar, Oman, between 1988 and 2013. Regional Environmental Change doi:10.1007/s10113-016-0942-2.
Gerrie, R. & Kennerley, R. 2016. Crocidura dhofarensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T5599A22303111. Downloaded on 15 February 2017.
Hutterer, R. 2005. Order Soricomorpha. In: D.E. Wilson and D.M. Reeder (eds), Mammal Species of the World, pp. 220-311. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
Hutterer, R., and Harrison, D.L. 1988. A new look at the shrews (Soricidae) of Arabia. Bonn zoological Bulletin 39(1): 59-72.


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