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Mammal    Species Name:
Blarina brevicauda

Common Name:
Northern Short-tailed Shrew


Fort Mandan, North Dakota   April 7, 1805

Journal Entries:

One of the specimens sent back to President Jefferson from Fort Mandan was identified as the northern short-tailed shrew.
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