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SPECIES Elephantulus myurus

Author:Thomas and Schwann, 1906.
Citation:Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond., 1906: 586.
Common Name:Eastern Rock Elephant Shrew
Type Locality:South Africa, Limpopo Province, Woodbush.
Distribution:Zimbabwe; E Botswana; N, C and E South Africa; Lesotho; W Mozambique.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Corbet (1974:6) and Meester et al. (1986:314) did not recognize any subspecies.
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Synonyms:

    centralis Roberts, 1946
    fitzsimonsi Lundholm, 1955
    jamesoni Chubb, 1909
    mapogonensis Roberts, 1917

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