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Dendropsophus grandisonae
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
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: Guyana

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the non-specific type locality of "in the forest at Mazaruni, British Guiana" (Goin 1966). The exact locality is unknown, and so no map has been drawn for this assessment.

Habitat and Ecology

It presumably inhabits lowland forest and breeds by larval development in water.

Population

There is nothing known about the population status of this species, which is known only from one specimen.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

The major threats to this species are unknown. However, the type locality is within an undisturbed isolated region of forest.

Conservation Actions

More taxonomic research is desirable as the type specimen might prove to be a juvenile of another species.

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich et al. 2005).

Citation

Robert Reynolds, Marinus Hoogmoed, Ross MacCulloch, Philippe Gaucher 2004. Dendropsophus grandisonae. In: IUCN 2014

 

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