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Pristimantis gutturalis
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil, French Guiana, Suriname

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known from the state of Amapá in northern Brazil, southern French Guiana and eastern Suriname. It has been recorded from 30-310m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It seems to prefer dry forest floor with some sunlight (Hoogmoed, Lynch, and Lescure, 1977). It is presumed to breed by direct development, but the egg deposition site is not known. Its ability to adapt to modified habitats is not known.

Population

It is an uncommon species.

Population Trend

stable

Major Threats

Fire is a threat to the species' habitat.

Conservation Actions

There are several protected areas within the range of this species.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.

Citation

Philippe Gaucher, Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues 2004. Pristimantis gutturalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56644A11513076. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56644A11513076.en .Downloaded on 15 November 2018

 

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