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SPECIES Ruwenzorisorex suncoides

Author:Osgood, 1936.
Citation:Field Mus. Nat. Hist. Publ., Zool. Ser., 20: 217.
Common Name:Ruwenzori Shrew
Type Locality:Dem. Rep. Congo, western slope of Ruwenzori Mtns, Kalongi.
Distribution:Montane forest in W Dem. Rep. Congo, Uganda, Rwanda, and Burundi.
Status:IUCN Vulnerable.
Comments:A semi-aquatic shrew that occurs also in Burundi (Kerbis, pers. comm.) and Uganda (Kasangaki et al., 2003).
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