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Myersiohyla loveridgei
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
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 from the slopes of Cerro Duida, in Amazonas State, Venezuela, at about 900m asl. There is some information to suggest that it might occur more widely, but this requires confirmation.

Habitat and Ecology

It is an inhabitant of montane tepui environments. There is no information about its breeding habits, although it is presumed to be a larval developer.

Population

The population status of this species is not known.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species at present.

Conservation Actions

Its range includes Parque Nacional Duida-Marahuaca.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

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

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the new genus Myersiohyla (Faivovich et al. 2005).

Citation

Celsa SeƱaris, Enrique La Marca 2004. Myersiohyla loveridgei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55542A11329901. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55542A11329901.en .Downloaded on 10 December 2018

 

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