A mole with a hairy tail and less fleshy nose than some. Overlaps the range of some other moles but do not typically co-habitat. Like all moles, they live in underground tunnels where they dig actively year-round and have soft fut to help them travel efficiently.
There are at least three variations of Short-Tailed Shrews which were believed to be one species until the late 1970s. They are characterized by Chromosomal differences and different ranges. All Short-Tailed Shrews are large with short-tails and are active predators that feed on worms, larvae, insects and snails. Short-Tailed Shrews have low doses of toxic […]