Pristimantis racemus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Colombia



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs from Cauca and Huila departments to Quindio and Tolima Departments on the Central Cordillera, in páramo areas including Parque Nacional Natural Nevado Huila, Barragan, Pan de Azucar and Campanario. It has been recorded from 3,000-3,570m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is usually found on vegetation in páramo, represented mostly by gramineous or sparse vegetation. It breeds by direct development. It is not known from anthropogenic habitats but its range is above the elevation of such settlements.


It is a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

It lives in a remote area and there are no known threats.

Conservation Actions

The range of the species overlaps with three protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern because, although its Extent of Occurrence is probably less than 20,000 km2, it is common, occurs in habitats that are not significantly threatened, and does not appear to be in decline.


Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch 2004. Pristimantis racemus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56897A11541008. .Downloaded on 23 February 2019


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