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Eleutherodactylus warreni

Subgenus: Euhyas
family: Eleutherodactylidae
subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Critically Endangered (CR)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Haiti

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is restricted to Ile de la Tortue, in Haiti, where it has been recorded from around 400 m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is a terrestrial species, found on rocks and in leaf-litter, in xeric hardwood forest. Eggs are laid on the ground, and it breeds by direct development.

Population

There is little information available on this species' population status. It has not been collected since it was first described, although there has been no recent survey work for this species.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

Extensive habitat degradation, due to charcoaling and slash-and-burn agriculture, is taking place on Ile de la Tortue.

Conservation Actions

There are no protected areas on the island, and so effective protection of the species' remaining habitat is needed to ensure its persistence.

Citation

Blair Hedges, Richard Thomas 2010. Eleutherodactylus warreni. In: IUCN 2014

 

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