Anomaloglossus guanayensis
family: Dendrobatidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Venezuela


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, stated to be "Alto río Parguaza, Serranía de Guanay (5° 55'N; 66° 23'W)" (La Marca 1996) in Amazonas State, Venezuela, from 1,650-1,800m asl. It is suspected to have a wider distribution.

Habitat and Ecology

It is a diurnal, terrestrial inhabitant of tropical rainforest. Males were found calling from shaded spots along a rocky stream. Its breeding habits are unknown, although the larvae are likely to develop in streams, as with other species of the genus.


This is a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

Its range includes Monumento Natural Los Tepuyes.


Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Anomaloglossus guanayensis. In: IUCN 2014


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