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Suncus

 

a genus of mammals of the family Soricidae of the order Insectivora. Body length, 3–15 cm; tail length, 2.5–10 cm. Savi’s pygmy shrew (Suncus etruscus) is the smallest mammal. There are about 20 species of Suncus, distributed in Africa, southern Europe, and southern Asia as far east as the Philippines and New Guinea. A few species live in meadows and marshy areas; they sometimes settle in human habitats. Feeding primarily on insects, they often eat meat and grain. The Suncus are nocturnal animals. They reproduce year-round, bearing two to five young in a litter.

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2008: Suncus etruscus (Soricomorpha, Soricidae): a new species for Elba Island (Tuscan Archipelago, Italy).
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Este grupo reune al mas pequeno mamifero terrestre hoy conocido, el musgano enano, Suncus etruscus.
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Inhibition of cytotoxic drug-induced vomiting in suncus by a ginger constituent.
A comparative analysis of the potential of cannabinoids and ondansetron to suppress cisplatin-induced emesis in the Suncus murinus (house musk shrew).
Morphologische Untersuchungen am Kauapparat der Spitzmause Suncus murinus (L.
Isolation of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome virus from Suncus murinus, an insectivore.