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Pristimantis diadematus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil, Ecuador, Peru

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is present in suitable habitat throughout Amazonian Ecuador, Peru and presumably western Brazil. It ranges up to 1,000m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This is an arboreal species occurring in primary and secondary forests (Duellman, 1978; Rodríguez and Duellman, 1994); this includes seasonally flooded, terra firme and upland tropical forests. It is presumed to breed by direct development; the egg deposition site is not known. It is not recorded from degraded habitats.

Population

It is frequent in good habitat.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

There are no major threats; it is a widespread species with large areas of suitable habitat remaining. There is some localized habitat loss due to general human activities such as collection of wood, logging, agriculture (crops, livestock etc.), oil exploration and colonization.

Conservation Actions

In Ecuador this species is known from many protected areas including Reserva Biológica Limoncocha, and Parque Nacional Yasuní. In Peru the range of this species overlaps with Manu Reserve Biosphere of southern and Pacaya-Samiria Reserve Zone of northern Peru.

Citation

Lily Rodríguez, Jorge Luis Martinez, Luis A. Coloma, Santiago Ron, Diego Cisneros-Heredia, Ariadne Angulo 2004. Pristimantis diadematus. In: IUCN 2014

 

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