Pristimantis bicumulus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Vulnerable (VU)
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 Venezuelan Coastal Range in the states of Aragua, Distrito Federal and Sucre. It has been recorded from 577-2,060m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is an inhabitant of upland montane cloud forests; its ability to adapt to secondary habitats is not known. It presumably breeds by direct development.


It is a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Habitat loss, due to agriculture and logging, is a major threat.

Conservation Actions

This species occurs in several protected areas, including the national parks of Henri Pittier, San Esteban, Macarao, and El Avila.

Red List Status

Vulnerable (VU)


Listed as Vulnerable since although its Extent of Occurrence is less than 5,000 km2 and its habitat is declining, thus making the species close to qualifying for Endangered, it probably occurs in more than ten locations.


Jesús Manzanilla, Enrique La Marca 2004. Pristimantis bicumulus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56461A11468478. .Downloaded on 23 February 2019


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