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SPECIES Crocidura pasha

Author:Dollman, 1915.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 15: 517.
Common Name:Sahelian Tiny Shrew
Type Locality:Sudan, Atbara River.
Distribution:Sudan and Sahelian savanna of Sudan and Mali; a single record from Ethiopia (Demeter, 1982).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Often confused with nanilla and lusitania; does not include glebula which is a synonym of fuscomurina or planiceps; see Hutterer and Kock (1983) and Hutterer and Happold (1983). Dobigny et al. (2001b) found this tiny shrew to be common in the Adrar des Iforas Massif in N Mali.



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