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Pristimantis renjiforum
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Strabomantinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Endangered (EN)
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 district of Bogota, the municipality of Silbate and the municipality of Cabrera in the department of Cundinamarca, in Colombia, from 2,000-2,800m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits Andean forest, and some individuals have been found under logs and rocks. Breeding is by direct development.

Population

It is an uncommon species.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

The major threat is habitat loss and degradation caused primarily by agriculture (involving cultivation of crops, and livestock farming).

Conservation Actions

Its range does not include any protected areas, making habitat protection a priority for this species.

Citation

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

 

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