Pristimantis rhabdocnemus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
Species Description: Duellman WE, Hedges SB 2005 Eleutherodactyline frogs (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Cordillera Yanachaga in central Peru. Copeia 2005:526-538.
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 2,600-2,900m asl near Oxapampa and Cillapata on the western slopes of the Cordillera Yanachaga in Oxapampa Province, Pasco Department, central Peru.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in cloud forest, where individuals were found perched on leaves at around 0.3m above the ground along a trail. This species is presumed to breed by direct development.


No information is currently available regarding its population status.

Population Trend


Major Threats

No information is currently available.

Conservation Actions

It is known from Parque Nacional de Yanachaga-Chemillén.

Taxonomic Notes

This species might be synonymous with Pristimantis lirellus (Lehr pers. comm.).


Simon Stuart 2006. Pristimantis rhabdocnemus. In: IUCN 2014


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