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Lasiurus blossevillii  (Lesson and Garnot, 1826)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 552512

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Vespertilio blossevillii Lesson and Garnot, 1826
    Vespertilio bonariensis Lesson, 1827
    Vespertilio blossevilii Lesson and Garnot, 1826
  Common Name(s): Murciélago-cola peluda de Blossevilli [Spanish]
    Red Bat [English]
    Western Red Bat [English]
    Southern Red Bat [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderChiroptera Blumenbach, 1779 – morcego, quiróptero, bats  
                                  SuborderYangochiroptera Koopman, 1984  
                                     SuperfamilyVespertilionoidea Gray, 1821  
                                        FamilyVespertilionidae Gray, 1821 – vesper bats, vespertilionid bats, evening bats  
                                           SubfamilyVespertilioninae Gray, 1821  
                                              TribeLasiurini Tate, 1942 – hairy-tailed bats  
                                                 GenusLasiurus Gray, 1831 – hairy-tailed bats, red bats  
                                                    SpeciesLasiurus blossevillii (Lesson and Garnot, 1826) – Murciélago-cola peluda de Blossevilli, Red Bat, Western Red Bat, Southern Red Bat  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Subspecies Lasiurus blossevillii blossevillii (Lesson and Garnot, 1826)  
                                                       Subspecies Lasiurus blossevillii brachyotis (J. A. Allen, 1892)  
                                                       Subspecies Lasiurus blossevillii salinae Thomas, 1902 – Saline Red Bat 

  Expert: Alfred L. Gardner  
  Notes: Curator of North American mammals and Chief of Mammal Section, National Biological Service, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Lasiurus blossevillii    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (   
  Reference for: Murciélago-cola peluda de Blossevilli[Spanish]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Baird, Amy B., Janet K. Braun, Michael A. Mares, Juan Carlos Morales, John C. Patton, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title: Molecular systematic revision of tree bats (Lasiurini): doubling the native mammals of the Hawaiian Islands   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Mammalogy, vol. 96, no. 6   
  Page(s): 1255-1274   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2372   
  Notes: doi: 10.1093/jmammal/gyv135   
  Reference for: Lasiurus blossevillii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Málaga, Brian A., Darwin R. Díaz, Sandra Arias, and César E. Medina  
  Publication Date: 2020   
  Article/Chapter Title: Una especie nueva de Lasiurus (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) del suroeste de Perú   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad, vol. 91   
  Page(s): e913096   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 2007-8706   
  Notes: doi: 10.22201/ib.20078706e.2020.91.3096   
  Reference for: Lasiurus blossevillii   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Simmons, Nancy B. / Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title: Order Chiroptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vols. 1 & 2   
  Page(s): 312-529   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Lasiurus blossevillii, Red Bat [English], Western Red Bat [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, D. E., and R. A. Mittermeier, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2019   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Mammals of the World. 9. Bats   
  Page(s): 1008   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-84-16728190   
  Reference for: Lasiurus blossevillii, Southern Red Bat [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Lasiurus blossevillii   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: South America  



  Comment: Status: IUCN 2003 and IUCN/SSC Action Plan (2001) - Lower Risk (lc)  
    Comments: Subgenus Lasiurus, borealis species group. Included in borealis by Koopman (1993, 1994) but see Schmidly and Hendricks (1984), Baker et al. (1988a), and Morales and Bickham (1995). Does not include degelidus (Baker et al., 1988a) but might include minor. Does not include pfeifferi; see Morales and Bickham (1995). Includes brachyotis; see Niethammer (1964) and McCracken et al. (1997). Does not include varius; see Barquez (1987), Barquez et al. (1993), and Mares et al. (1995). Does not includ...  
    Known as the Western Red Bat in North America  



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