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SPECIES Crocidura crossei

Author:Thomas, 1895.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 6, 16: 53.
Common Name:Crosse's Shrew
Type Locality:Nigeria, "Asaba, 150 mi. [241 km] up the Niger River".
Distribution:Lowland forest from Guinea to W Cameroon.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Formerly included ebriensis and jouvenetae; see Heim de Balsac and Meester (1977). C. crossei occurs almost sympatrically with C. jouvenetae from Guinea to Côte d’Ivoire.
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