Crocidura hilliana Jenkins and Smith, 1995 – Hill's Shrew
Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.
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Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2
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Crocidurahilliana, Hill's Shrew [English]
Comments: A shrew somewhat smaller than C. fuliginosa described on the basis of skulls removed from owl pellets (Jenkins and Smith, 1995; A. L. Smith et al., 2000). Also recorded from Laos (Smith et al., 1998). Motokawa and Harada (1998) described the animal and its karyotype (2n = 50, NF = 60). This karyotype is similar to that of "C. attenuata" from Thailand (2n = 50, FN = 66), as published by Tsuchiya et al. (1979)
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