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SPECIES Crocidura erica

Author:Dollman, 1915.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 8, 15: 145.
Common Name:Heather Shrew
Type Locality:Angola, Pungo Andongo.
Distribution:W Angola.
Status:IUCN Vulnerable.
Comments:Resembles hirta in cranial dimensions; see Heim de Balsac and Meester (1977). Related to nigricans, according to Crawford-Cabral (1987).
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