Sentence Examples

  • Similarly the dull coloration of the two sets of animals is very possibly procryptic and serves to hide both shrews and squirrels from enemies.
  • Squirrelshrews occur in the Palawan-Calamianes group, and true shrews at various points in the archipelago.
  • Of the Insectivora numerous forms of moles, shrews and hedgehogs prevail.
  • The few mammals, such as deer, civet, Digs, shrews and monkeys, as wellas the birds and insects, resemble ordinary Malayan forms.
  • JUMPING-SHREW, a popular name for any of the terrestrial insectivora of the African family Macroscelididae, of which there are a number of species ranging over the African continent, representing the tree-shrews of Asia.