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SPECIES Crocidura tarfayensis

Author:Vesmanis and Vesmanis, 1980.
Citation:Zool. Abh. Mus. Tierk. Dresden, 36: 47.
Common Name:Saharan Shrew
Type Locality:Morocco, Agadir Prov., 8 km south Tarfaya, 2750'N, 1230'W.
Distribution:Atlantic coast of Sahara; south of Agadir (Morocco) through Western Sahara into Mauritania.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Recorded as whitakeri from Western Sahara by Heim de Balsac (1968e). Reviewed by Hutterer (1987).
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Synonyms:

    agadiri Vesmanis and Vesmanis, 1980
    gouliminensis Vesmanis and Vesmanis, 1980
    tiznitensis Vesmanis and Vesmanis, 1980

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