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Table 1 Sites where S. murinus were collected throughout west coast of Peninsular Malaysia and respective number of specimens

From: Classification of Suncus murinus species complex (Soricidae: Crocidurinae) in Peninsular Malaysia using image analysis and machine learning approaches

Location Habitat Types No. of Specimens
Female Male
Northern region
Wang Kelian, Perlis Edge of forest 12 4
Alor Setar, Kedah Suburban 3 12
Air Hitam, Pulau Pinang Urban 5 14
Southern region
Lumut, Perak Suburban 10 16
Ulu Gombak, Selangor Edge of forest 3 5
Bukit Katil, Melaka Suburban 9 7
  1. A total of 100 specimens of house shrew were collected from six locations in the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. These locations were divided into three different habitats i.e., urban (located in rapidly urbanizing area); suburban (surrounded by rural area); edge of secondary forest