Pristimantis deinops
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Endangered (EN)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Colombia


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from Valle del Cauca Department on the western flank of the Cordillera Occidental in Colombia, from 1,750-2,600m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is usually active in the medium-high canopy inside primary and good quality secondary forest. It breeds by direct development.


It is not a rare species, but it is not common either.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The major threat to the species is habitat loss caused by deforestation for agricultural development (including the planting of illegal crops).

Conservation Actions

It occurs in Parque Nacional Natural Los Farallones de Cali.


Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch 2004. Pristimantis deinops. In: IUCN 2014


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