Northern Short-tailed Shrew Blarina brevicauda (Say, 1823)    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Chordata   >   Class Mammalia   >   Order Soricomorpha   >   Family Soricidae   >   Genus Blarina   

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Host to the flea species Doratopsylla blarinae.

There are 865 records in the project database.

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A Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Kent Co., Maryland (4/8/2016). Photo by Nancy Martin. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Worcester Co., Maryland (10/7/2011). Photo by Rob Ostrowski. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/23/2021). (c) Jaroslav Holly, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by hollyjaro via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Prince George's Co., Maryland (10/13/2020). Photo by Barbara Thurlow. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/23/2021). (c) Jaroslav Holly, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by hollyjaro via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/23/2021). (c) Jaroslav Holly, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by hollyjaro via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Garrett Co., Maryland (1/28/2019). Photo by Boyer and McDowell. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Calvert Co., Maryland (5/31/2021). (c) Allison Burnett, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Allison Burnett via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/23/2021). (c) Jaroslav Holly, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by hollyjaro via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Howard Co., Maryland (4/29/2015). (c) Clayton Koonce, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Clayton Koonce via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Montgomery Co., Maryland (4/8/2018). (c) shinnickj, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by shinnickj via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Harford Co., Maryland (10/20/2022). (c) kidneymoth, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by kidneymoth via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Montgomery Co., Maryland (10/23/2021). (c) Jaroslav Holly, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by hollyjaro via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Howard Co., Maryland (9/28/2013). (c) Clayton Koonce, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Clayton Koonce via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Baltimore Co., Maryland (8/30/2023). (c) mharned, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by mharned via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Dorchester Co., Maryland (11/22/2021). (c) Wendy McCrady, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by Wendy McCrady via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Maryland (Date obscured). (c) bergerkara, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by bergerkara via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Garrett Co., Maryland (7/31/2019). Photo by William Blauvelt. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew found dead on a grassy trail in Prince George's Co., Maryland (9/30/2017). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Montgomery Co., Maryland (3/20/2005). Determined by Ed Gould. Photo by Sue Muller. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew found dead on the road in Charles Co., Maryland (7/13/2012). Photo by George Jett. (MBP list)

A deceased Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/3/2016). Photo by Andy Wilson. (MBP list)

A Northern Short-tailed Shrew in Baltimore Co., Maryland (10/3/2018). Verified by Steve Sheffield. Photo by Emily Stanley. (MBP list)


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