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Sorex (Otisorex)  De Kay, 1842
Taxonomic Serial No.: 709704

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderSoricomorpha Gregory, 1910  
                                  FamilySoricidae G. Fischer, 1814 – shrews  
                                     SubfamilySoricinae G. Fischer, 1814  
                                        TribeSoricini G. Fischer, 1814  
                                           GenusSorex Linnaeus, 1758 – red-toothed shrews  
                                              SubgenusSorex (Otisorex) De Kay, 1842  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Sorex alaskanus Merriam, 1900 – Glacier Bay Water Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex bairdi Merriam, 1895 – Baird's Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex bendirii (Merriam, 1884) – Bendire's shrew, Bendire's water shrew, Pacific marsh shrew, Marsh Shrew, Pacific water shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex camtschatica Yudin, 1972 – Kamchatka Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex cinereus Kerr, 1792 – common shrew, masked shrew, musaraigne cendrée, Cinereus Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex dispar Batchelder, 1911 – rock shrew, musaraigne longicaude, gray long-tailed shrew, Long-tailed Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex fumeus G. M. Miller, 1895 – smokey shrew, musaraigne fuligineuse, Smoky Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex gaspensis Anthony and Goodwin, 1924 – musaraigne de Gaspé, Gaspé Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex haydeni Baird, 1857 – Hayden's shrew, Prairie Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex hoyi Baird, 1857 – Pygmy Shrew, musaraigne pygmée, American Pygmy Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex jacksoni Hall and Gilmore, 1932 – St. Lawrence Island Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex leucogaster Kuroda, 1933 – Paramushir Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex longirostris Bachman, 1837 – Southeastern Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex lyelli Merriam, 1902 – Lyell shrew, Mount Lyell shrew, Mt. Lyell Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex macrodon Merriam, 1895 – Large-toothed Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex milleri Jackson, 1947 – Carmen Mountain Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex monticolus Merriam, 1890 – Montane Shrew, Dusky Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex nanus Merriam, 1895 – Rocky Mountain dwarf shrew, Dwarf Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex neomexicanus Bailey, 1913 – New Mexico Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex oreopolus Merriam, 1892 – Mexican Long-tailed Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex orizabae Merriam, 1895 – Orizaba Long-tailed Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex ornatus Merriam, 1895 – Suisun shrew, Musaraña adornada, Ornate Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex pacificus Coues, 1877 – Pacific Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex palustris Richardson, 1828 – northern water shrew, Water Shrew, musaraigne palustre, American Water Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex portenkoi Stroganov, 1956 – Portenko's Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex preblei Jackson, 1922 – malheur shrew, Preble's Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex pribilofensis Merriam, 1895 – Pribilof Island Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex sonomae Jackson, 1921 – Fog Shrew, Sonoma shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex tenellus Merriam, 1895 – great basin dwarf shrew, Inyo Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex ugyunak Anderson and Rand, 1945 – Barren Ground Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex vagrans Baird, 1857 – wandering shrew, Vagrant Shrew 
                                                 Species Sorex veraepacis Alston, 1877 – Verapaz Shrew 

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 2142   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Sorex (Otisorex)   

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