Sturnira sorianoi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Chiroptera Phyllostomidae

Scientific Name: Sturnira sorianoi
Species Authority: Sánchez-Hernández, Romero-Almaraz & Schnell, 2005
Taxonomic Notes: This species needs some revision and comparison with S. erythromos and S. bogotensis to confirm species identity.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2015
Date Assessed: 2015-07-20
Assessor(s): Pacheco, V.
Reviewer(s): Solari, S.
Contributor(s): Molinari, J.
This is a recently described species and very little is known. This species is listed as Data Deficient in view of absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2008 Data Deficient (DD)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only in Venezuela and Bolivia (Sánchez-Hernández et al. 2005). Its geographic distribution between these points is unknown. Experts consider that this species needs revision to clarify its distribution and ecology.
Countries occurrence:
Bolivia, Plurinational States of; Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
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Population [top]

Population: This is a recently described species and very little is known.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Little is known of the habitat or ecology of this species, but it is probably similar to other members of the genus.
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.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Areas where this species has been collected in Bolivia are in protected areas. A review of the taxonomy is required.

Citation: Pacheco, V. 2015. Sturnira sorianoi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T136778A22032744. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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