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SPECIES Congosorex polli

Author:Heim de Balsac and Lamotte, 1956.
Citation:Mammalia, 20: 155.
Common Name:Greater Congo Shrew
Type Locality:Dem. Rep. Congo, Kasai Prov., Lubondai.
Distribution:Known only from type locality in S Dem. Rep. Congo.
Status:IUCN Critically Endangered.
Comments:Since the discovery in 1955, this distinct species has not been collected again.
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