Four-toed elephant shrew

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Four-toed elephant shrew

Order : Macroscelidea
Family : Macroscelididae
Species : Petrodromus tetradactylus


The Four-toed elephant shrew, four-toed sengi is listed as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Some facts about the
Four-toed elephant shrew

Adult weight : 0.21 kg (0.462 lbs)

Litter size : 1

Weight at birth : 0.031 kg (0.0682 lbs)

Basal metabolic rate : 1 W

Body mass : 0.208 kg (0.4576 lbs)

Temperature : 37.85 °C (100.13 °F)

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Facts about the four-toed elephant shrew

Based on field observations and laboratory studies, you know that the intrinsic rate of increase for the Four-toed Elephant Shrew is 0.

Four-Toed Elephant Shrew or Petrodromus tetradactylus is listed on the IUCN Red list (1996) as Lower Risk/Least Concern .

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