Brucepattersonius guarani


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Brucepattersonius guarani
Species Authority: Mares & Braun, 2000
Common Name(s):
English Guaraní Akodont
Taxonomic Notes: Needs further taxonomic review.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): D'Elia, G., Pardinas, U., Leite, Y. & Patterson, B.
Reviewer(s): Amori, G. (Small Nonvolant Mammal Red List Authority) & Schipper, J. (Global Mammal Assessment Team)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been discovered, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known only from type locality: Argentina, Misiones Province, Guaraní Department, 6 km NE (by Hwy 2) junction of Hwy 2 and Arroyo Paraíso, 360 m (Musser and Carleton 2005). .
Range Map: Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.

Population [top]

Population: There is no information available on the population and/or abundance of this species.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: The habitat is suspected to be Mata Atlantica forest.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Deforestation at the border of the Reserva Mocona.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There is recorded in the border of one Protected Area (Reserva Mocona).

Bibliography [top]

Musser, G. G. and Carleton, M. D. 2005. Superfamily Muroidea. In: D. E. Wilson and D. A. Reeder (eds), Mammal Species of the World: a geographic and taxonomic reference, pp. 894-1531. The John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA.

Citation: D'Elia, G., Pardinas, U., Leite, Y. & Patterson, B. 2008. Brucepattersonius guarani. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 04 September 2015.
Disclaimer: To make use of this information, please check the <Terms of Use>.
Feedback: If you see any errors or have any questions or suggestions on what is shown on this page, please provide us with feedback so that we can correct or extend the information provided