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SPECIES Sylvisorex pluvialis

Author:Hutterer and Schlitter, 1996.
Citation:Contributions in Mammalogy: A Memorial Volume Honoring Dr. J. Knox Jones, Jr.: 61.
Common Name:Rain Forest Shrew
Type Locality:Cameroon, SW Province, Korup N. P., Ikenge Research Station, 160 m [0516'N, 0908'E].
Distribution:Known only from the type locality and from Kongana, Central African Republic.
Comments:Ray and Hutterer (1996) identified this species in carnivore scats collected in forest around Kongana (Central African Republic), the type locality of S. konganensis.



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