Grant's forest shrew
|Grant's forest shrew|
|Grant's forest shrew range|
Grant's forest shrew (Sylvisorex granti) is a species of mammal in the Soricidae family. It is found in the mountain forests of central Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests.
Type locality: Uganda, Ruwenzori East, Mubuku Valley, 10,000 ft (3,048 m) elevation.
There are two identified subspecies:
- Sylvisorex granti granti, Thomas, 1907
- Sylvisorex granti mundus, Osgood, 1910.
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- Kerbis Peterhans, J.; Hutterer, R. 2004. "Sylvisorex granti". 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 30 July 2007.
- Wilson, Don E.; Reeder, DeeAnn M. (eds.). 2005. "Sylvisorex granti". Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed). Johns Hopkins University Pr.
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