Ruwenzori otter shrew

Ruwenzori otter shrew

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Family
SPECIES
Micropotamogale ruwenzorii
WEIGHT
75-135 g
LENGTH
223-350 mm

The Ruwenzori otter shrew is a species of semiaquatic dwarf otter shrew of the family Potamogalidae. It is found in Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, and Uganda. Otter shrews are shrew-like afrotherian mammals found in sub-Saharan Africa. They are most closely related to the tenrecs of Madagascar.

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No

Nocturnal

Ca

Carnivore

In

Insectivores

Pi

Piscivores

Ve

Vermivorous

Na

Natatorial

Te

Terrestrial

Vi

Viviparous

Se

Semiaquatic

So

Social

No

Not a migrant

R

starts with

Geography

Continents
Biogeographical Realms

Climate zones

Mating Habits

BABY CARRYING
1 to 2

References

1. Ruwenzori otter shrew Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruwenzori_otter_shrew
2. Ruwenzori otter shrew on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/13394/21287768

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