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Pristimantis pirrensis
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
 
Species Description: Ibanez R, Crawford A J. 2004. A new species of Eleutherodactylus (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Darien Province, Panama. J. Herpetol. 38:240-244.
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: Panama

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the vicinity of the type locality, at 1,250-1,550m asl around the headwaters of the Cana River, in the Serranía de Pirre, Darién Province, Panama.

Habitat and Ecology

It is known from upper premontane rainforest and from cloud forest, where it has been found at night perched 1-3m above the ground on vegetation or small tree trunks. This species is presumed to breed by direct development.

Population

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

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There are unlikely to be any significant threats to it.

Conservation Actions

Its entire known range falls within Parque Nacional Darién.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Citation

Roberto Ibanez 2006. Pristimantis pirrensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61816A12561883. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2006.RLTS.T61816A12561883.en .Downloaded on 21 November 2018

 

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