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Crocidura macmillani Dollman, 1915

Macmillan's shrew

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1915

Rediscovered: 2002

IUCN RedList status: Near Threatened

 

Distribution

Western Plateau, Ethiopia

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Bannikova, A.A., Lavrenchenko, L.A., Lomov, A.A. and Mednikov, B.M. 2001. Molecular diversity of some Crocidura species (Insectivora, Soricidae) from Ethiopia. In: C. Denys, L. Granjon & A. Poulet (eds), African small mammals--Petits mammifères africains, pp. 55-64. Collection Colloques et Séminaires, IRD Editions, Paris.
 
Dippenaar, N.J. 1980. New species of Crocidura from Ethiopia and northern Tanzania (Mammalia: Soricidae). Annals of the Transvaal Museum 32: 125-154.
 
Heim de Balsac, H. and Meester, J. 1977. Order Insectivora. In: J. Meester and H.W. Setzer (eds), The Mammals of Africa: An Identification Manual, pp. 1-29. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D. C., USA.
 
Hutterer, R. 1981. Zur Systematik und Verbreitung der Soricidae Äthiopiens (Mammalia; Insectivora). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 31: 217-247.
 
Hutterer, R. 2005. Order Soricomorpha. In: D.E. Wilson and D.M. Reeder (eds), Mammal Species of the World, pp. 220-311. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
 
Kennerley, R. & Lavrenchenko, L. 2016. Crocidura macmillani. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T5634A22301723. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T5634A22301723.en. Downloaded on 15 February 2017.
 
Yalden, D.W., Largen, M.J. and Kock, D. 1976. Catalogue of the mammals of Ethiopia. 2. Insectivora and Rodentia. Monitore zoologico italiano/Italian Journal of Zoology, N.S. Supplemento 8(1): 1-118.

 

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