Rhinolophus marshalli 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Chiroptera Rhinolophidae

Scientific Name: Rhinolophus marshalli Thonglongya, 1973
Common Name(s):
English Marshall's Horseshoe Bat

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Bates, P., Francis, C. & Csorba, G.
Reviewer(s): Hutson, A.M., Racey, P.A. (Chiroptera Red List Authority), Chanson, J. & Chiozza, F. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)
Listed as Least Concern as although never abundant, it is a widespread species and it seems able to survive in disturbed areas.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species occurs in Myanmar, Thailand (Chantaburi, Amphoe Pong Nam Ron, foothills of Khao Soi Dao Thai),
Viet Nam, Lao PDR, and Peninsular Malaysia.
Countries occurrence:
Lao People's Democratic Republic; Malaysia; Myanmar; Thailand; Viet Nam
Additional data:
Upper elevation limit (metres):800
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Population [top]

Population:It is always found as individuals, never in large numbers (P. Bates pers. comm.; S. Bumrungsri pers. comm.). It is not clear whether it has declined significantly historically (C. Francis pers. comm.).
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:In Myanmar and Viet Nam it is associated with limestone caves and is tolerant of very disturbed habitat (P. Bates pers. comm.). In Thailand it is also found in rock crevices (S. Bumrungsri pers. comm.).

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: This species occurs in a number of protected areas. All known populations are in protected areas in Thailand (S. Bumrungsri pers. comm.).

Citation: Bates, P., Francis, C. & Csorba, G. 2008. Rhinolophus marshalli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T19552A8976023. . Downloaded on 22 May 2018.
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