Phyllomedusa camba
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Phyllomedusinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is found in the Southwestern Amazon Basin from southeastern Peru (Departments of Madre de Dios and Ucayali); western Brazil (States of Amazonas, Acre, and Rondonia) through northern and eastern Bolivia (Departments of Pando, Beni, Cochabamba, La Paz, and Santa Cruz). It is present at 450m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is present in primary lowland tropical moist forest, secondary forest and also disturbed open areas. Foam nests are made on leaves above pools, the tadpoles fall from these into the water.


It is a very common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Because of the large areas of suitable habitat still available to this species there are no major threats.

Conservation Actions

Present in Parque Nacional Manu in Peru, and numerous protected areas in Bolivia, and presumably Brazil.


Ignacio De la Riva, Karl-Heinz Jungfer, Ariadne Angulo, Steffen Reichle 2004. Phyllomedusa camba. In: IUCN 2014


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