Hipposideros coxi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Chiroptera Hipposideridae

Scientific Name: Hipposideros coxi
Species Authority: Shelford, 1901
Common Name(s):
English Cox's Leaf-nosed Bat, Cox's Roundleaf Bat

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Francis, C., Kingston, T. & Gumal, M.
Reviewer(s): Hutson, A.M., Racey, P.A. (Chiroptera Red List Authority), Chanson, J. & Chiozza, F. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1996 Vulnerable (VU)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: The type locality for H. coxi is at 1,280 m asl on Mount Penrisen, south west Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia (Simmons 2005).
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: The abundance, population size and trends for this species are not known.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Nothing is known about the habitat and ecology of this species.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There is a need for survey and research work to improve the understanding of ecology and population biology of these bats.

Citation: Francis, C., Kingston, T. & Gumal, M. 2008. Hipposideros coxi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T10123A3168542. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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