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Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: French Guiana, Suriname
IUCN (Red List) status: Least Concern (LC).
This species is widespread in French Guiana and Suriname. A dot-map of its distribution in French Guiana is provided in Lescure and Marty (2001). It has been recorded from 50-800m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs along the edge of rocky streams in rivulets. The complete development of the tadpoles is completed on the back of the males. The egg deposition site is unknown.
It is a locally common species.
There are no known threats to this species and most of its habitat is undisturbed and isolated at present.
Its range includes several protected areas.
Robert Reynolds, Marinus Hoogmoed, Ross MacCulloch, Philippe Gaucher 2004. Anomaloglossus degranvillei. In: IUCN 2012