Bokermann's nectar bat
|Bokermann's nectar bat|
Sazima et al., 1978
Bokermann's nectar bat (Lonchophylla bokermanni) is a bat species from South America. It is found in southeastern Brazil, in Minas Gerais and Rio de Janeiro. It is poorly known and has not been seen again since its discovery in 1978. It is an insectivore and may be an important pollinator. It is threatened by severe deforestation but may be protected by Ilha Grande State Park.
- Sampaio, E.; Lim, B. & Peters, S. (2008). "Lonchophylla bokermanni". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 11 March 2009.
- Sazima Network - Relevant Scientific Papers and Pictures.
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