Site: Boca de Tiputini
East coordinate: 438648
North Coordinate: 9908898
Description of the site: Intervened natural forest
Scientific name: Carollia perspicillata
Common name: Common short-tailed bat
Natural History: Common frugivore, seed-eater, insectivore, lives in colonies.
General distribution: Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Brazil and northern Argentina. It is also present from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Mexico to the south of Central America.
Distribution in Ecuador: Coast, Amazon and foothills of the Andes within tropical and subtropical forests
Conservation Status: LC
CITES: Not applicable