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Allobates goianus
family: Dendrobatidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality (Chapada dos Veadeiros, in Goiás State, Brazil), and from one record from Silvânia. It has been recorded from 1,500m asl. Attempts to map its distribution are approximate at this stage, and it is likely to occur more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It is found in the leaf-litter of gallery forests, near streams or small ponds. It lays its eggs on land, and the larvae are then carried by the parents to streams where they develop further.

Population

The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

The major threats to this species’ habitat are agriculture (both cultivation of crops and rearing of livestock), as well as logging, mining, fire, agricultural pollution and dam construction.

Conservation Actions

The type locality is within a protected area, and Silvânia is a national forest reserve.

Citation

Guarino Colli, Rogério Bastos, Débora Silvano 2004. Allobates goianus. In: IUCN 2014

 

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