Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Asian House Shrew

Suncus murinus


Rodent type creature, found in my new abode. Larger than a mouse and identified as a shrew.


In my house, Altitude 900m.


Having established that it is not a mouse or a rat, I have decided that its eating habits of insects like roaches, qualifies it for residency. It just means that any food has to be in hard containers and the food bin, has to be fixed to the wall.

No species ID suggestions


Ingrid3 5 years ago

AWESOME Pose! Nice room mate!

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 5 years ago

Great first shot! I like the last one too.

ChunXingWong 5 years ago

Oh, that does not sound good the past 6 months.
Now it is great to have you back.
"Gong Xi Fa Chai" as we say during Chinese New Year,
may you be blessed with wealth :D

folicallychalled 5 years ago

Chun - I haven't been around for six months. My computer packed in, had to give up my rented house and had severe financial problems. All solved now, so back to business as usual :)


ChunXingWong 5 years ago

Hi Dave, I have not visited your page for a while now.
Great to see you get a SOTD, Congratulations !

folicallychalled 5 years ago

Thanks Lauren - yes, that one had to go up front :)


LaurenZarate 5 years ago

That first picture is priceless!

Jawa Barat, Indonesia

Lat: -6.86, Long: 107.58

Spotted on Jan 20, 2014
Submitted on Jan 30, 2014

Spotted for missions


Related spottings

Shrew House Shrewd Asian house shrew Etruscan Shrew or Caspian Shrew

Nearby spottings

Jezebel Wasp Moth Giant Scoliid Wasp Dark Blue Tiger