Mammal Species of the World Logo

 

HOME --> CLASS MAMMALIA  --> ORDER SORICOMORPHA  --> FAMILY Soricidae  --> SUBFAMILY Crocidurinae  --> GENUS Crocidura

SPECIES Crocidura virgata

Author:Sanderson, 1940.
Citation:Trans. zool. Soc. Lond., 24: 682.
Common Name:Mamfe Shrew
Type Locality:Cameroon, Mamfe Division, Assumbo, Tinta [0615'N, 0931'E].
Distribution:Nigeria (Meylan and Vogel, 1982) and highlands of W Cameroon.
Comments:Previously included in hildegardeae (see Heim de Balsac and Meester, 1977), but has a different karyotype (2n = 52, FN = 86; Schlitter et al., 1999).
EXPORT AS CSV

Offspring:

Synonyms:

    vulcani Heim de Balsac, 1956

  Bucknell Home Page   Biology Department Home Page

 

©Bucknell Univesity All Rights Reserved
Comments and questions to dreeder@bucknell.edu