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Tachiramantis douglasi
family: Craugastoridae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Vulnerable (VU)
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 can be found on the eastern and western flanks of the Cordillera Oriental in Santander and Norte de Santander, Colombia, at 1,800-2,550m asl. It might occur a little more widely.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in the understorey of cloud forests, sometimes near streams. It also occurs in secondary forest, but has not been found outside forested areas. Reproduction takes place by direct development.

Population

It is a common species.

Population Trend

Decreasing

Major Threats

Habitat loss due to agricultural crops and cattle ranching is the main threat to this species.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in the Estación El Rasgón.

Citation

Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, Martha Patricia Ramírez Pinilla 2004. Pristimantis douglasi. In: IUCN 2014

 

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