Sturnira sorianoi


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

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

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Pacheco, V. & Molinari, J.
Reviewer(s): Medellín, R. (Chiroptera Red List Authority) & Schipper, J. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only in Venezuela and Bolivia (Sánchez-Hernández et al., 2005). Its geographic distribution between these point is unknown. Experts consider that the species need revision to clarify distribution and ecology.
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.
Population Trend: Unknown

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

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Unknown, although status will depend on validity of species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: Areas where collected in Bolivia are in protected areas. Review taxonomy.

Citation: Pacheco, V. & Molinari, J. 2008. Sturnira sorianoi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 27 August 2015.
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