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SPECIES Congosorex verheyeni

Author:Hutterer, Barriere and Colyn, 2002.
Citation:Bull. Inst. Roy. Sci. Nat. Belg., Biol., 72, Suppl.: 10.
Common Name:Lesser Congo Shrew
Type Locality:Republic of Congo, Parc National d'Odzala, Mbomo, 0024'N, 1444'E.
Distribution:Known from three sites in the lowland forest of the Western Congo Basin (Central African Republic, Republic of Congo, and Dem. Rep. Congo).
Comments:A 16s rRNA sequence analyzed by Querouil et al. (2001) as Congosorex sp. refers to this species.



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