Natalus lanatus 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Chiroptera Natalidae

Scientific Name: Natalus lanatus
Species Authority: Tejedor, 2005

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2015
Date Assessed: 2015-07-20
Assessor(s): Arroyo-Cabrales, J. & Álvarez-Castañeda, S.T.
Reviewer(s): Solari, S.
This species is listed as Least Concern because of its wide distribution, occurrence in a number of protected areas and as there are no direct threats to the species at the moment.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2008 Least Concern (LC)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: It occurs in north-central Mexico in Chihuahua, Durango, Guerrero, Jalisco, Nayarit, Sinaloa and Veracruz (Tejedor 2005).
Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

Population: This species is considered to be common.
Current Population Trend: Decreasing
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: It is found in tropical deciduous forest and mountain tropical forest, from the lowlands to middle elevations. Its distribution is probably limited more by the availability of roosts rather than by vegetation type (Tejedor 2005)
Systems: Terrestrial

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not used.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no major threats at this time.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is found in several protected areas such as Pico de Orizaba, Mapimi.

Citation: Arroyo-Cabrales, J. & Álvarez-Castañeda, S.T. 2015. Natalus lanatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T136194A22010392. . Downloaded on 25 November 2015.
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