Myosorex rumpii (Heim de Balsac, 1968:20)
Rumpi mouse shrew
Taxonomy & Nomenclature
Synonym/s: Myosorex eisentrauti rumpii Heim de Balsac, 1968:20
Last record: c. 1967
IUCN RedList status: Endangered
Probably still extant (Hutterer, 2008). Although the only known specimen was collected in 1967 and there has been no record of the species since. Hence, there must be at least the possibility that it has become extinct.
Rumpi Hills, southwestern Cameroon
Biology & Ecology
Only known from the holotype (Hutterer, 2008).