Museum, University of Nebraska State


Date of this Version

December 1993


Published in The Prairie Naturalist: Quarterly Journal of Research on the Natural History of the North American Great Plains, vol. 25, no. 4 (December 1993), pp. 291-294. Used by permission.
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We report the capture of a second specimen of Merriam’s shrew (Sorex merriami)from the northwestern comer of Nebraska from dry grassland of sage and rabbitbrush. The first specimen, captured in 1965, is a more eastern record in what today is Sandhills prairie.

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