|Red List Category & Criteria:
||Catzeflis, F., Patton J., Percequillo, A., Bonvicino, C. & Weksler, M.
||Amori, G. (Small Nonvolant Mammal Red List Authority) & Schipper, J. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)
This species is listed as Least Concern because of its wide distribution, presumed large population, occurrence in a number of protected areas and tolerance to some degree of habitat modification. It is, therefore, unlikely to be declining at nearly the rate required to qualify for listing in a threatened category.
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
- 1996 – Lower Risk/least concern (LR/lc)
|Range Description:||This species is considered to be widespread throughout northern and western Amazonia (Patton et al., 2000). It occurs in two large overlapping areas: the first in northern Peru to northern Bolivia and eastward to the middle reaches of the Rio Jurua; the second in central Amazonia, Brazil, from the middle part of the Rio Jurua eastward to the upper Rio Urucu, and then north of the Rio Solimoes to the Rio Jau west of the Rio Negro. It is also known French Guiana, Suriname from three single localities in northern Bolivia, southern Venezuela and northern Guyana (Patton et al. 2000). Its altitudinal range is from sea level to 1,000 m asl (Orlando et al. 2003).|
Bolivia, Plurinational States of; Brazil; Colombia; Ecuador; French Guiana; Guyana; Peru; Suriname; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
|♦ Lower elevation limit (metres):||1|
|♦ Upper elevation limit (metres):||1000|
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