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SPECIES Philantomba maxwellii

Author:C. H. Smith, 1827.
Citation:In Griffith et al., Animal Kingdom, 4: 267.
Common Name:Maxwell's Duiker
Type Locality:"Sierra Leone".
Distribution:Forested habitats in Benin, S Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Nigeria west of Cross River, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo.
Status:IUCN – Lower Risk (nt) as Cephalophus maxwellii.
Comments:Included in P. monticola by Haltenorth and Diller (1977:43). Reviewed by Ralls (1973, Mammalian Species, 31).
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