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SPECIES Crocidura arispa

Author:Spitzenberger, 1971.
Citation:Ann. Naturhistor. Museum Wien, 75: 547.
Common Name:Jackass Shrew
Type Locality:S Turkey, Vil. Nigde, ca. 20 km ESE Ulukisla, mountains S Madenköy.
Distribution:Taurus Mtns of S Turkey; known only from two localities (Kryštufek and Vohralík, 2001:91).
Comments:A rare shrew living in rocky areas. First described as a subspecies of pergrisea (Spitzenberger, 1971a), then assigned to serezkyensis (Hutterer, 1993a), and finally given species rank by Kryštufek and Vohralík (2001).
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