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SPECIES Sylvisorex oriundus

Author:Hollister, 1916.
Citation:Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 35: 672.
Common Name:Lesser Forest Shrew
Type Locality:Dem. Rep. Congo, Medje.
Distribution:NE Dem. Rep. Congo.
Status:IUCN Vulnerable.
Comments:Often included in ollula but regarded as distinct by Dieterlen and Heim de Balsac (1979), a view supported by personal examination of the holotype.
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