Insectivora

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Noun1.Insectivora - shrews; moles; hedgehogs; tenrecs
animal order - the order of animals
Eutheria, subclass Eutheria - all mammals except monotremes and marsupials
Lipotyphla, suborder Lipotyphla - moles; hedgehogs; true shrews
Menotyphla, suborder Menotyphla - elephant shrews; tree shrews
insectivore - small insect-eating mainly nocturnal terrestrial or fossorial mammals
family Tenrecidae, Tenrecidae - tenrecs and extinct related forms
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To our knowledge the genus Cryptotis, the Family Soricidae, or the order Eulipotyphla have not previously been reported in the diet of B.
Northern white-breasted hedgehogs (Erinaceus roumanicus) are urbandwelling mammals (order Eulipotyphla, family Erinaceidae) that serve as major maintenance hosts for the 3 stages of I.
Como bien senala Lopatin (2006), el termino Lipotyphla no requiere modificacion a Eulipotyphla (sensu Waddell et al.