AmphibiaWeb - Ameerega picta
Ameerega picta
family: Dendrobatidae
subfamily: Colostethinae
Taxonomic Notes: A subspecies, guayanensis, has been recorded from Brazil, and the authors of the account suggest that it be raised to full species level (Avila-Pires et al. 2010 Bol. Mus. Para. Emilio Goeldi)

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES Appendix II
National Status None
Regional Status None
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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela


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Calling behavior and spectral stratification in Amazonian dart poison frogs (Dendrobatidae).

Shows rainforest habitat, Ameerega trivittata embryos, tadpole transport, and calling; then Allobates femoralis, Ameerega petersi, Ameerega picta, and Allobates marchesianus calling, and contrasts the calls by using spectrograms.

Language: English. Run-time: 1:38.
Video submitted by Dr. Walter Hödl.

Originally submitted by: Kellie Whittaker (first posted 2008-04-21)
Edited by: Kellie Whittaker (2013-02-19)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2013 Ameerega picta <> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Sep 24, 2021.

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