Allobates cepedai
family: Dendrobatidae
subfamily: Aromobatinae
Species Description: Morales 2002 Publ.Asoc.Amigos Donana,13: 19
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: Colombia



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality of Villavicencio, Meta, Colombia, although there are apparently records from SerranĂ­a de la Macarena (see Lynch, 2006).

Habitat and Ecology

There is no information on its habitat and ecology, although the larvae presumably develop in water.


There is no information on the population status of this species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It is not known if it occurs in a protected area.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity as well as absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status, threats and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

Assessors of the Andes GAA workshop in Ecuador raised questions as to the taxonomic validity of this species, but Morales (pers. comm.) is convinced that it is a valid species.


Taran Grant 2010. Allobates cepedai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T55064A11235251. .Downloaded on 20 February 2019


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