Tenrecidae


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Noun1.Tenrecidae - tenrecs and extinct related forms
mammal family - a family of mammals
Insectivora, order Insectivora - shrews; moles; hedgehogs; tenrecs
tendrac, tenrec - small often spiny insectivorous mammal of Madagascar; resembles a hedgehog
genus Tenrec - type genus of the family Tenrecidae: tenrecs
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Illumination of cryptic species boundaries in long-tailed shrew tenrecs (Mammalia: Tenrecidae; Microgale), with new insights into geographic variation and distributional constraints.
Description of a new species of subfossil shrew tenrec (Afrosoricida: Tenrecidae: Microgale) from cave deposits in southeastern Madagascar.
We collected 378 serum samples from 11 native Tenrecidae (Afrosoricida) tenrecs, 114 samples from 6 native Nesomyidae (Rodentia) rodents, and 471 samples from introduced R.