Cryptotis endersi Setzer, 1950

Ender's small-eared shrew



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1941

Rediscovered: 1980

IUCN RedList status: Endangered



Panama (western)


Biology & Ecology










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Reid, F. (1997). A field guide to the mammals of Central America and southeast Mexico. Oxford University Press, New York, USA.
Reid, F., Woodman, N. and Pino, J. L. (2008). Cryptotis endersi. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. ( Downloaded on 29 July 2013.

Scheffers, Brett R., Yong, Ding Li, Harris, J. Berton C., Giam, Xingli and Sodhi, Navjot S. (2011). The world’s rediscovered species: back from the brink? PLoS ONE 6(7): e22531. [Supporting Information (Table S1)


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