Crocidura flavescens nyansae Neumann, 1900, Neumann, 1900

Turni, Hendrik, Hutterer, Rainer & Asher, Robert, 2007, Type specimens of “ insectivoran ” mammals at the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Zootaxa 1470, pp. 1-33: 18

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.273750

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:44B454D2-B365-4DB8-90EA-F23EBE5E48F0

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03E48793-A150-0463-BBC1-63EEFC35697D

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Crocidura flavescens nyansae Neumann, 1900
status

 

Crocidura flavescens nyansae Neumann, 1900  

Neumann, O. (1900) Die von mir in den Jahren 1892 – 95 in Ost- und Central-Africa, speciell in den Massai-Lãndern und den Lãndern am Victoria Nyansa gesammelten und beobachteten Sãugethiere. Zoologische Jahrbücher, Abteilung für Systematik, Jena 13 (6): 544 [529–562].

Valid name: Crocidura olivieri (Lesson, 1827)   ssp. nyansae Neumann, 1900

Syntypes: ZMB 83312 View Materials (= A 5484), female, juvenile, skin; ZMB 83311 View Materials (= A 5485), skin, skull; ZMB 83314 View Materials (= A 5491), female, body in alcohol; ZMB 25490 View Materials (= A 5490) skin, ZMB 83313 View Materials skull (but according to the label the collector is listed as Schillings); ZMB 83316 View Materials (= A 5492), skull; ZMB 83315 View Materials (= A 5493), skull. Syntypes collected by Neumann from Kwa Lubwa [= Djindja Ussoga], Uganda between May and October 1894.

Comments: Neumann (1900: 544) discussed five specimens: 2 adult females, 1 juvenile female, 1 adult male, 1 unsexed juvenile. Neumann did not fix a holotype; however, the ZMB collection data indicates that the specimens listed above are most likely those discussed by him.

ZMB

Museum für Naturkunde Berlin (Zoological Collections)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Soricomorpha

Family

Soricidae

Genus

Crocidura