Occurrence of the Maritime Shrew (Sorex maritimensis) in Black Spruce (Picea mariana) Forest Stands in Southeastern New Brunswick

Julie Henderson, Graham Forbes

Abstract


Twenty-one specimens of Sorex maritimensis (Maritime Shrew) were collected in coniferous forest of central New Brunswick, a habitat considered atypical for the species. We suggest S. maritimensis uses a wider range of habitat types than previously documented.

Keywords


Sorex maritimensis; Maritime Shrew; Picea mariana; Black Spruce; forest wildlife; New Brunswick

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.22621/cfn.v126i1.1287



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