Allobates undulatus
family: Dendrobatidae
subfamily: Aromobatinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

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Range Description

This species is so far known only from the type locality, a forest stream on Cerro Yutajé (5° 46'N; 60° 08'W), in Amazonas State, Venezuela, at an altitude of 1,750m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is a diurnal, terrestrial species found in mossy gallery forests. There is no information about its breeding habits, although the larvae presumably develop in streams.


It is common within its restricted range.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

The type locality is within Monumento Natural Los Tepuyes.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


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

Taxonomic Notes

This species has an unusual undulating dorsal pattern. This feature, along with the absence of a pale inguinal line and its nearly webless feet, differentiates the species from similarly patterned Allobates found elsewere, or from geographically adjacent members of the genus.


Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Allobates undulatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55161A11249637. .Downloaded on 21 February 2019


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