Northern Range Extension of the Pygmy Shrew, Sorex hoyi, in the Yukon

Thomas S. Jung, Troy D. Pretzlaw, David W. Nagorsen


A Pygmy Shrew, Sorex hoyi, was captured in a pitfall trap on the Blackstone River (65°04.6'N, 138°10.8'W) in central Yukon. This represents a northern range extension of about 110 km for S. hoyi in the Yukon.


Distribution; Pygmy Shrew; Sorex hoyi; Yukon

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