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

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Ecuador, Peru


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from low to moderate altitudes (320-1,250m asl) in the valley of the Río Pastaza, on the Amazonian slopes of the Ecuadorian Andes. It might occur more widely but this requires confirmation.

Habitat and Ecology

It has been recorded from primary and secondary forest, and it possibly also adapts to some anthropogenic disturbance. It presumably breeds by direct development, like other species of the genus.


The population status of this species is not known, and there is very little recent information.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Agricultural development, for both crops and livestock, as well as logging, are major threats to this species’ habitat.

Conservation Actions

Its range includes Parque Nacional Sangay.


Ana Almendáriz, Diego Cisneros-Heredia, Karl-Heinz Jungfer, Luis A. Coloma, Santiago Ron 2004. Pristimantis trachyblepharis. In: IUCN 2014


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