Anomaloglossus ayarzaguenai
family: Dendrobatidae
subfamily: Aromobatinae
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: Venezuela



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, in the central sector of Cerro Jaua, in Bolívar State (at 4° 49' 55"N; 64° 25' 54''W), in Venezuela, at 1,600m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs on the margins of streams on top of tepui and in the surrounding forest. The breeding habits are unknown, although the larvae are presumably carried to streams to develop, like other species of the genus.


It is common on top of Cerro Jaua.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

The only known population is protected within Parque Nacional Jaua-Sarisariñama.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.


Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Anomaloglossus ayarzaguenai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55050A11245959. .Downloaded on 19 February 2019


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