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Pristimantis jaimei
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Strabomantinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Colombia

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from a few localities in Cauca Department on the western slope of the Cordillera Occidental, in Colombia, from 800-1,580m asl. It probably occurs more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It is active on low vegetation on slopes inside primary forest, and breeds by direct development.

Population

This is thought to be an uncommon species as it has only been collected a few times, although the area is not well sampled.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

Habitat loss caused by the cultivation of illegal crops is a major threat to this species.

Conservation Actions

Its range is adjacent to Parque Nacional Natural Munchique, but it has not been recorded from inside the park.

Citation

Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch 2004. Pristimantis jaimei. In: IUCN 2014

 

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