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The Nimba otter shrew, Micropotamogale lamottei, is endemic to the Nimba mountains shared between Liberia, Guinea and Cote d’Ivoire. Populations are also known to exist in the Putu mountain range of Liberia less than 400 km south of the Nimba mountains. The Nimba otter shrew is limited to an absolute range of less than 5,000 km2, and likely a realized range of less than 1,500 km2.
Biogeographic Regions: ethiopian (Native )