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SPECIES Crocidura elongata

Author:Miller and Hollister, 1921.
Citation:Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 34: 101.
Common Name:Elongated Shrew
Type Locality:Indonesia, Sulawesi, Temboan (SW from Tondano Lake).
Distribution:N and C Sulawesi.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:See Musser (1987a) for ecological notes and a photograph. Ruedi and Vogel (1995) described two different karyotypes: 2n = 30, FN = 56 for a male from lowland forest, and 2n = 34, FN = 60 for a smaller female from montane forest. Ruedi (1995) suggested that one of the specimens may represent a cryptic new species.



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