Sturnira mistratensis 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Chiroptera Phyllostomidae

Scientific Name: Sturnira mistratensis
Species Authority: Vega & Cadena, 2000
Taxonomic Notes: The taxonomic status is unknown because it is only known from the holotype.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2015
Date Assessed: 2015-07-20
Assessor(s): Mantilla-Meluk, H.
Reviewer(s): Solari, S.
Contributor(s): Muños, A.
This species has only been collected once and is known only from the holotype. It is listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status, threats and ecological requirements.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2008 Data Deficient (DD)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only from the type locality, Mistrato, Colombia (980 m asl). This species occurs in the west Andes of Colombia (Simmons 2005).
Countries occurrence:
Upper elevation limit (metres): 980
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Population [top]

Population: This is a newly described species known from one locality.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Nothing is known of the behaviour of this species, but it is probably similar to other members of the genus. The holotype was found in primary forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not used.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Threats to this species are unknown due to a lack of information.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species needs research and museum studies.

Citation: Mantilla-Meluk, H. 2015. Sturnira mistratensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T136591A22000285. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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