Inquisitive shrew mole

The inquisitive shrew mole (Uropsilus investigator) is a species of mammal in the family Talpidae. It is endemic to the Yunnan province of China, although its range is thought to extend over the border into Burma.

Inquisitive shrew mole
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Eulipotyphla
Family: Talpidae
Genus: Uropsilus
U. investigator
Binomial name
Uropsilus investigator
(Thomas, 1922)
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Inquisitive shrew mole range


  1. ^ Johnston, C. & Smith, A.T. (2016). "Uropsilus investigator". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2016: e.T22809A22321929. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T22809A22321929.en.