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SPECIES Paracrocidura graueri

Author:Hutterer, 1986.
Citation:Bonn. Zool. Beitr., 37: 81.
Common Name:Grauer's Large-headed Shrew
Type Locality:"Urwald hinter den Randbergen des Nord-Westufers des Tanganjika" = Sibatwa, 2,000 m, Itombwe Mtns, Dem. Rep. Congo.
Distribution:Known only from the type locality.
Status:IUCN Critically Endangered.
Comments:Known only from the holotype which was collected in 1908. Like Myosorex schalleri, the species forms part of the endemic fauna of the Itombwe Mtns.
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