genus Neurotrichus

noun
shrew moles
Syn: ↑Neurotrichus
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Talpidae, ↑family Talpidae
Member Meronyms: ↑American shrew mole, ↑Neurotrichus gibbsii

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