Allobates vanzolinius
family: Dendrobatidae
subfamily: Aromobatinae
Species Description: Morales, V.R. 2000. Sistematica y Biogeografia del Grupotrilineatus (Amphibia, Anura, Dendrobatidae, Colostethus), con Descripcion de Once Nuevas Especies.Publicaciones de la Asociacion Amigos de Donana: 1-59.
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from Rio Jurua, in Amazonas State, Brazil.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in lowland primary and secondary rainforest, where it is able to adapt to some habitat modification. The eggs are laid on land, and the larvae are then carried to water by the adults where they develop further.


It is a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The major threats to this species' habitat are clear-cut logging and fires.

Conservation Actions

Indigenous reserves lie within its range.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

Assessors of the Amazon GAA workshop in Brazil raised questions as to the taxonomic validity of this species, but Morales (pers. comm.) is convinced that it is a valid species.


Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Ulisses Caramaschi 2004. Allobates vanzolinius. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55163A11262352. .Downloaded on 18 February 2019


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