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SPECIES Chimarrogale sumatrana

Author:Thomas, 1921.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 9, 7: 244.
Common Name:Sumatran Water Shrew
Type Locality:Indonesia, Sumatra, "Pager Alam, Padang Highlands".
Distribution:Streams in tropical forest of Sumatra.
Status:IUCN Critically Endangered.
Comments:Regarded as a race of phaeura by Ellerman and Morrison-Scott (1966:87), but considered distinct by Harrison (1958) and Gureev (1979), a view supported by its cranial anatomy.
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