Order Eulipotyphla

Family Soricidae

Genus Crocidura

Scientific Name

Crocidura religiosa

Thumbnail Description

During the day, it hides in burrows and crevices.

Egyptian pygmy shrew is one of the smallest shrews in Egypt.

Habitat

Unknown

Distribution

Egypt

Diet

Insectivorous

Reproduction

1 – 10 litters

Mating Period

Unknown

Gestation Period

Unknown

Weaning Period

20 days

Sexual Maturity

2 – 3 months

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

12 – 18 months

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Group Size

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal, solitary, territorial

Conservation Status

Data Deficient

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