An artificial diet for shrews (Soricidae)
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The common shrew (Sorex araneus L.) and the pygmy shrew (S. minutus L.) could be raised for several months in captivity using the tupaii food Altromin 8010®. The artificial diet was well accepted and the animals increased in weight.
KeywordsPlant Physiology Plant Pathology Artificial Diet Common Shrew Sorex Araneus
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