Bogotá yellow-shouldered bat

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Bogotá yellow-shouldered bat
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Chiroptera
Family: Phyllostomidae
Genus: Sturnira
S. bogotensis
Binomial name
Sturnira bogotensis
Shamel, 1927
Distribution of Sturnira bogotensis.png

The Bogotá yellow-shouldered bat (Sturnira bogotensis) is a species of bat in the family Phyllostomidae.[2] It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela at altitudes from 300 m to above 2000 m, particularly in cloud forest.[1] The species is primarily frugivorous; it may also consume nectar and pollen.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Solari, S. (2018). "Sturnira bogotensis". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2018: e.T20951A22053090. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2018-2.RLTS.T20951A22053090.en.
  2. ^ Simmons, N.B. (2005). "Order Chiroptera". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 414. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494.