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Atelognathus ceii
family: Batrachylidae

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Chile

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
See IUCN account.
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

   

From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from one locality, a 6 x 25m pool at La Tapera, Aysen Province, in southern Chile (at approximately 44° 00'S; 71° 57'W), although it is likely to occur more widely. Its altitudinal range is 450m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species inhabits steppe. Reproduction probably occurs in habitats such as pools or bogs.

Population

It was collected from the type locality only in January and December 1995. At least two subsequent visits to the type locality occurred when the pool was dry and there were no frogs.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

The major threats are unknown.

Conservation Actions

It is not known to occur in any protected areas.

Citation

Alberto Veloso, Herman Núñez, Néstor Basso 2004. Atelognathus ceii. In: IUCN 2014

 

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