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SPECIES Crocidura niobe

Author:Thomas, 1906.
Citation:Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 7, 18: 138.
Common Name:Niobe's Shrew
Type Locality:Uganda, Ruwenzori East, 6,000 ft. (= Mubukee Valley, 1829 m).
Distribution:Montane forests of EC Africa (Uganda, Dem. Rep. Congo); perhaps Ethiopia.
Status:IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:Ethiopian records (Corbet and Yalden, 1972; Yalden et al., 1976) uncertain; see Hutterer and Yalden (1990).
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