Hemirrhagus sprousei Mendoza & Francke, 2018

10.0/10 rating 1 vote
IUCN Status
IUCN Red List Status

Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Hemirrhagus sprousei
  • Described By: Mendoza & Francke, 2018
  • Researcher Profile: Jorge Ivan Mendoza Marroquín, Oscar F. Francke
  • Genus: Hemirrhagus
  • Etymology: The specific name is a patronym in honor of Peter Sprouse, for his contribution to the knowledge of Mexican Caves and their fauna, and who collected the first specimen of the species.
  • Original Type Locality: Oaxaca, Mpio. Acatlán, Cueva de la Laguna Verde

Specimen Records

Click each taxon to expand and collapse

Adult Male Activity

This species is mentioned in the following resources :

Habitat and Type Locality