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Pristimantis melanoproctus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
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: Venezuela

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, stated to be "km. 15 Delicias a Rubio" (Rivero 1982), 1,800m asl in the state of Táchira, Venezuela. It might occur more widely, but this requires confirmation.

Habitat and Ecology

This is an arboreal inhabitant of seasonal, semi deciduous forest, which breeds by direct development.

Population

The population status of this species is not known.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

Clearance of its habitat for coffee plantations is the most likely threat to it.

Conservation Actions

Its range includes Parque Nacional El Tamá.

Citation

Enrique La Marca, Juan Elías García-Pérez 2004. Pristimantis melanoproctus. In: IUCN 2014

 

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