AmphibiaWeb - Phyllobates terribilis


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Phyllobates terribilis Myers, Daly & Malkin, 1978
Golden Poison Frog
family: Dendrobatidae
subfamily: Dendrobatinae
genus: Phyllobates
Species Description: Myers CW, Daly JW, and Malkin B. 1978. ''A dangerously toxic new frog (Phyllobates) used by Emberá Indians of Western Colombia, with discussion of blowgun fabrication and dart poisoning.'' Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 161, 307-366.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Endangered (EN)
CITES Appendix II
National Status None
Regional Status None
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