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Incilius ibarrai
family: Bufonidae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Endangered (EN)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

 

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Description
Bufo ibarrai is a large (males to 82 mm, females to 94 mm SVL) member of the Bufo coccifer group that is distinguished from all other members of the group by its large size, and from most by its massive cranial crests and bulbous supratympanic crest. It is sexually dimorphic with respect to skin texture, with males having rounded and females spinous lateral tubercles. It differs from the relatively large B. porteri in distribution and in features of tadpole coloration. The species is found in the highlands (1360-1980 m) of central and southern Guatemala and western Honduras.

Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Guatemala, Honduras

 

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References

Mendelson, J. R. III., Williams, B.L., Sheil, C.A., and Mulcahy, D.G. (2005). ''Systematics of the Bufo coccifer complex (Anura: Bufonidae) of Mesoamerica.'' Scientific Papers of the Natural History Museum University of Kansas, 38, 1-27.



Written by David Wake (wakelab AT berkeley.edu), UC Berkeley
First submitted 2005-09-29

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2005 Incilius ibarrai <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/199> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Oct 23, 2017.



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