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Pristimantis eurydactylus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Strabomantinae
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: Peru

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This is a recently described species that is present in the region of Panguana (at 220m asl) and Serrania de Sira (at 800-1,380m asl) in a relatively small area in the extreme eastern portion of Huanuco, central Amazonian Peru. It was recently recorded from Acre and Amazonas States Brazil, where it is found at elevations above 1,380m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is an upland forest inhabitant. In Central Peru, the habitat is mainly covered with unexploited primary forest. The habitat type is not known for Brazil. It is presumed to breed by direct development.

Population

Its population is unknown.

Population Trend

Stable

Major Threats

There are presumed to be no major threats. It is now a widespread species with large areas of suitable habitat remaining. There is some localized habitat loss to general human activities such as agriculture (crops, livestock etc.). In Peru, there has been a significant loss habitat through agriculture and colonization.

Conservation Actions

It is present in Reserva Comunal El Sira; this is specifically an indigenous people reserve. It is not known if this species is present in protected areas in Brazil.

Citation

Lily Rodríguez, Jorge Luis Martinez, Claude Gascon, Karl-Heinz Jungfer, Javier Icochea, Ariadne Angulo 2004. Pristimantis eurydactylus. In: IUCN 2014

 

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