Binomial name: Crocidura horsfieldii, Robert Fisher Tomes, 1856
The Horsfield's shrew (Crocidura horsfieldii) is a species of mammal in the Soricidae family. It is found in Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Laos, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. Known as කුනු හික් මීයා in Sinhala language.
Head and body length is 6-7cm. Tail is 5-6cm long. Dusky brown above. Dusky gray below. Differ from Pygmy shrew by larger size and blackish feet.
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Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Mammalia Order Soricomorpha Family Soricidae Genus Crocidura Species Crocidura horsfieldii
Data Deficient (IUCN3.1)
Horsfield's shrew area
Range map of Crocidura horsfieldii in Thailand
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