The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Sturnira thomasi vulcanensis Genoways, 1998:5



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Sturnira lilium vulcanensis (Genoways, 1998:5)


Conservation Status

Last record: 14 May 1994

Rediscovered in July 2005



Montserrat, Lesser Antilles












Original scientific description:

Genoways, H. H. (1998). Two new subspecies of bats of the genus Sturnira from the Lesser Antilles, West Indies. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Texas Tech University 176: 1-7.


Other references:

Larsen, Roxanne et al. (2007). Mist netting bias, species accumulation curves, and the rediscovery of two bats on Montserrat (Lesser Antilles). Acta Chiropterologica 9(2): 423-435.


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