Strabomantis necopinus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Strabomantinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Vulnerable (VU)
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 occurs in the northern half of the Cordillera Central in the departments of Tolima, Caldas, Quindia, Risaralda and southern Antioquia, in Colombia, at elevations of 1,800-2,200m asl. It might occur more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

This is a diurnal and terrestrial species, restricted to primary cloud forests with abundant fallen leaves on the ground. It breeds by direct development.


It is not a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Habitat loss caused by logging and agricultural development (including the planting of illegal crops) is the major threat.

Conservation Actions

This species' distribution includes Florencia Forest, an area in the process of being declared a natural reserve, and also Ucamari Regional Park.


Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch 2004. Strabomantis necopinus. In: IUCN 2014


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