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SPECIES Paraxerus vexillarius

Author:Kershaw, 1923.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 9, 11: 591.
Common Name:Swynnerton's Bush Squirrel
Type Locality:Tanzania, Usambara, Lushoto, Wilhelmsthal.
Distribution:C and E Tanzania.
Status:IUCN Vulnerable.
Comments:It is possible that vexillarius and byatti are separate species, as treated by G. M. Allen (1939) and Ellerman (1940). Amtmann (1975) combined them but stated that they may be distinct species.
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SUBSPECIES vexillarius



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