Binomial name: Hylomys suillus, Johannes Peter Müller, 1840
The short-tailed gymnure (Hylomys suillus) is a small erinaceomorph that is found in southeast Asia. This gymnure, which resembles a large mouse, grows to a length of 4-6 inches, and feeds on insects, worms and other small animals.
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Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Mammalia Order Erinaceomorpha Family Erinaceidae Genus Hylomys Species Hylomys suillus
English: Lesser gymnure Short-tailed gymnure
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
Short-tailed gymnure distribution
Range map of Hylomys suillus in Thailand
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