IUCN threat status:

Endangered (EN)

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Etymology

The specific name derives from the Swahili 'kisiwa' (island) and 'msitu' (forest) and refers to the habitat of this species that is now just a remnant forest that once covered the West Usambara Mountains of Tanzania. The word is a noun in apposition.

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