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SPECIES Crocidura roosevelti

Author:Heller, 1910.
Citation:Smithson. Misc. Coll., 56(15): 6.
Common Name:Roosevelt's Shrew
Type Locality:Uganda, Lado Enclave, Rhino Camp.
Distribution:Forest-savanna margin of the Central African forest block; records from Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Dem. Rep. Congo, Uganda, Rwanda, and Tanzania (Hutterer, 1981a).
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Type species of subgenus Heliosorex Heller, 1910. Genetic data suggest that this species is not closely related to C. dolichura and allies (Querouil et al., In Press).
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