Pristimantis lirellus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
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: Peru


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from three localities at altitudes of 470-1,200m asl on ridges of the eastern slopes of the Cordillera Central in San Martin Department, northern Peru. It occurs through a relatively wide altitudinal range (including lowlands) and consequently might range much more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

At the type locality all the individuals were collected at night on low vegetation in lower montane rainforest. Reproduction in this species is by direct development.


The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are not specifically known, although there is localized deforestation and loss of habitat in the area through an increase in agricultural activity, selective wood extraction and human settlement.

Conservation Actions

This species is not known from any protected areas.


Lily Rodríguez, Jorge Luis Martinez, Wilfredo Arizabal 2004. Pristimantis lirellus. In: IUCN 2014


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