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Scientific Name
Hylomyscus grandis
Author
Eisentraut, 1969:300
Synonym/s
Hylomyscus aeta grandis Eisentraut, 1969:300
Common Name/s
Mt Oku hylomyscus
Locality
Lake Oku, Mount Oku (upper slopes), Banso Highlands, Cameroon
Last Record
23 January 1967
IUCN status
[url=https://www.iucnredlist.org/details/summary/45054/0]Critically Endangered[/url]
TSE Forum thread
Hypodigm
[b]Holotype:[/b] ZFMK 69.731 (adult female, skin & skull)

[b]Type locality:[/b] Lake Oku, Banso Highlands, Cameroon (fide Hutterer & Peters, 2010:18)

[b]Paratypes:[/b]

ZFMK 69.732-69.734 (2 females, 1 male; all with skins & skulls only)
Notes
References
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]

Eisentraut, M. (1969). Die Verbreitung der Muriden-Gattung Hylomyscus auf Fernando Poo und in Westkamerun. Zeitschrift für Säugetierkunde 34: 296-307.

[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Eisentraut, M. (1973). Die Wirbeltierfauna von Fernando Poo und Westkamerun. Unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Bedeutung der pleistozänen Klimaschwankungen für die heutige Faunenverteilung. Bonner Zoologische Monographien 3: 1-428.

Hutterer, R., Dieterlen, F. and Nikolaus, G. (1992). Small mammals from forest islands of eastern Nigeria and adjacent Cameroon, with systematical and biogeographical notes. Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 43: 393-414.

Hutterer, Rainer and Peters, Gustav. (2010). [url=https://zfmk.de/BZB/Band_59/01_hutterer_BZB_59_20101205.pdf]Type specimens of mammals (Mammalia) in the collections of the Zoologisches Forschungsmuseum Alexander Koenig, Bonn[/url]. Bonn zoological Bulletin 59: 3-27.

Schlitter, D. and van der Straeten, E. (2008). Hylomyscus grandis. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 03 March 2014.
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