TITLE

FIGURE 2: SHREW TEETH

PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Peterson Field Guide to Mammals of North America;2006, p164
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "Shrew Teeth" is presented. It is noted that shrews are equipped with pincerlike incisors and have a set of small unicuspid teeth. It is asserted that a number of shrews have tines on the side of the incisors. Illustrations of teeth of different shrews are provided, including desert shrews, least shrews and short-tailed shrews.
ACCESSION #
41995434

 

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