The Ansell's shrew (Crocidura ansellorum) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is endemic to Zambia. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Ansell's shrew
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Soricidae
Genus: Crocidura
C. ansellorum
Binomial name
Crocidura ansellorum
Hutterer & Dippenaar, 1987
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Ansell's shrew range


  1. ^ Cotterill, F.P.D & Hutterer, R. (2008). "Crocidura ansellorum". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 17 January 2009.