Sorex salvini,

Matson, John O. & Ordóñez-Garza, Nicté, 2017, The taxonomic status of Long-tailed shrews (Mammalia: genus Sorex) from Nuclear Central America, Zootaxa 4236 (3), pp. 461-483: 475

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4236.3.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3972C854-F755-4639-B942-30A3FA4151EC

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EC8783-FFED-FFB9-FF7B-FF510792FE2D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Sorex salvini
status

 

Sorex salvini  group

Members of the Sorex salvini  group can be distinguished from other members of the genus Sorex  in NCA by possessing a postmandibular foramen and canal, U3 is usually taller than U4, there is no pigmented ridge on the lingual side of the unicuspid teeth. In general, all species in this group are more brownish in dorsal color of pelage than the Sorex veraepacis  group. The Sorex salvini  species group consists of five species: S. cristobalensis  , S. salvini  , S. sclateri  , S. stizodon  , and the new species from Honduras.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Soricomorpha

Family

Soricidae

Genus

Sorex