Data from: Northernmost distribution of the Andean bear (Tremarctos ornatus) in South America, and fragmentation of its associated Andean forest and Paramo ecosystems

Daniel Rodríguez, Adriana Reyes, Nicolás Reyes-Amaya, Silvana Gallegos-Sánchez, Jorge Gutierre, Raúl Suárez & Fernando Prieto
Current northernmost distribution of the Andean bear (Tremarctos ornatus) is not defined precisely; mentioned to be located “at the Serranía del Perijá” without accurate/confirmed distribution records, and placed by the IUCN at the Serranía de Portuguesa (Venezuela). There is an information gap on the fragmentation of the Andean bear associated ecosystems (Andean forest and Paramo) throughout its distribution in Colombia and Venezuela. The aim of this study is to provide precise knowledge on the current...

Registration Year

  • 2019

Resource Types

  • Dataset


  • Central University of Ecuador
  • National Scientific and Technical Research Council