The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Anourosorex japonicus Shikama and Hasegawa, 1958

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: Late Pleistocene

 

Distribution

Japan

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Shikama, T. and Hasegawa, Y. (1958). On a new Anourosorex from the Ryugashi Form ation (fissure deposits) in Japan. Sci. Rep. Yokohama N at. Univ., Yokohama, Sec. 2, 7: 105 117.

 

Other references:

Kawamura, Yoshinari. (1992). Stratigraphic Distribution of Mammals in the Taishaku-kyo Sites, Hiroshima Prefecture, West Japan. The Quaternary Research (Daiyonki-Kenkyu) 31(1): 1-12.

Kawamura, Yoshinari and Matsuhashi, Yoshitaka. (1989). Late Pleistocene Fissure Sediments and Their Mammalian Fauna at Site 5 of Yage Quarry, Inasa, Shizuoka Prefecture, Central Japan. The Quaternary Research (Daiyonki-Kenkyu) 28(2): 95-102.

 

<< Back to the Eulipotyphla database