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SPECIES Crocidura wimmeri

Author:Heim de Balsac and Aellen, 1958.
Citation:Rev. Suisse Zool., 65: 952.
Common Name:Wimmer's Shrew
Type Locality:Côte d’Ivoire, Adiopodoume.
Distribution:S Côte d’Ivoire.
Status:IUCN – Endangered.
Comments:Has been assigned to nimbae; but see Hutterer (1983a). Records outside Côte d’Ivoire are based on misidentifcations; specimen recorded from Cameroon and Gabon refer to batesi; see Brosset (1988). Karyotype has 2n = 50, FN = 84 (Meylan and Vogel, 1982).
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