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Pristimantis miyatai
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Strabomantinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Near Threatened (NT)
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 the western slopes of the Cordillera Oriental in the departments of Boyaca, Cundinamarca, and Santander, Colombia, from 1,740-2,400m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits low level vegetation in very humid cloud forests, and is able to adapt to secondary forest as well as forest edges. Breeding is by direct development.

Population

It is an abundant species.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

The major threat to this species is habitat destruction and degradation caused primarily by agricultural development.

Conservation Actions

Its range includes the Santuario de Fauna y Flora Guanentá Alto Río Fonce, and the Estación Demonstrativo El Rasgon.

Citation

Martha Patricia Ramírez Pinilla, Mariela Osorno-Muñoz, Jose Vicente Rueda, Adolfo Amézquita, María Cristina Ardila-Robayo 2004. Pristimantis miyatai. In: IUCN 2014

 

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