Aylacostoma osculati


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Aylacostoma osculati
Species Authority: (Villa, 1857)
Taxonomic Notes: The genus changed from Hemisinus to Aylacostoma (Simone 2006).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2011
Date Assessed: 2011-07-22
Assessor(s): Pastorino, G. & Darrigan, G.
Reviewer(s): Böhm, M. & Collen, B.
Contributor(s): Dyer, E., Soulsby, A.-M., Whitton, F., McGuinness, S., De Silva, R., Milligan, H.T., Kasthala, G., Herdson, R., Thorley, J., McMillan, K. & Collins, A.
Aylacostoma osculati has been assessed as Data Deficient as there is insufficient information regarding the species' population trends, habitat amd threats. Further research is required before an accurate assessment can be made.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species has been collected from Bogota (Pfeiffer and Kobelt 1873).
Colombia (Colombia (mainland))
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Population [top]

Population: There is no population information available for this species.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The habitat and ecology of this species are unknown.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): It is unknown whether this species is being impacted upon by any threat processes.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There are no species-specific conservation measures in place for this species. Not much is known about this species, so that research is needed on the species distribution, population, ecology and potential threats before a more accurate assessment can be carried out.

Citation: Pastorino, G. & Darrigan, G. 2011. Aylacostoma osculati. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 04 September 2015.
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