Craugastor batrachylus

Subgenus: Hylactophryne
family: Craugastoridae
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: Mexico


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from Miquihuana at 2,000m asl, south-west of Victoria in extreme southwestern Tamaulipas Province, and from northeastern Querétaro, both in Mexico. It is found between 1,590-2,000m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

Specimens have been found in shrublands and adjacent conifer forests, and in live oak forests. It is assumed to be a direct developing species.


The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Threats to this species are unknown. However it appears to inhabit a very restricted area hence any kind of alteration or transformation of the species' habitat is a major threat.

Conservation Actions

This species is protected by Mexican law under the "Special Protection" category (Pr).


Georgina Santos-Barrera, Luis Canseco-Márquez 2010. Craugastor batrachylus. In: IUCN 2014


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