Afrosoricida (golden moles, tenrecs and otter-shrews)

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Families occurring in southern Africa

Chrysochloridae (golden moles)

Other families

The Afrosorida also includes the Tenrecidae (tenrecs and otter-shrews), which does not occur in southern Africa.

 


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