Neomys fodiens

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Noun1.Neomys fodiens - widely distributed Old World water shrewNeomys fodiens - widely distributed Old World water shrew
water shrew - any of several small semiaquatic shrews usually living near swift-flowing streams
genus Neomys, Neomys - a genus of Soricidae
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Hantavirus antigens have been detected in the Eurasian common shrew (Sorex araneus), alpine shrew (Sorex alpinus), Eurasian water shrew (Neomys fodiens), and common mole (Talpa europea) in Russia and the former Yugoslavia (1-3).
alpinus), Eurasian water shrew (Neomys fodiens), and common mole (Talpa europea) (3).
As examples, hantavirus antigens have been previously detected in tissues of the Eurasian common shrew (Sorex araneus), Eurasian water shrew (Neomys fodiens), and common mole (Talpa europea) in the former Soviet Union (35,36), and seroreactivity suggestive of hantavirus infection was found in short-tailed shrew (Blarina brevicauda) in the United States (37).