AmphibiaWeb - Craugastor cyanochthebius
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Craugastor cyanochthebius

Subgenus: Hylactophryne
family: Craugastoridae
genus: Craugastor
 
Species Description: McCraine and Smith. 2006. A new species of Craugastor (Anura: Leptodactylidae) of the Alfredi group from western Honduras. Herpetologica 62(2).
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Endangered (EN)
CITES No CITES Listing
National Status None
Regional Status None
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Description
Craugastor cyanochthebius is a member of the Craugastor spatulatus subgroup of the C. alfredi group. The SVL for 5 adult male paratypes ranged from 25.1-27.3 mm, while the SVL for the one adult female paratype was 39.8 mm. It has a broad head that is similar in length and width. It has a distinct tympanum with a moderately developed supratympanic fold. The smooth to finely shagreen dorsal surface skin has a few large granules.

Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Honduras

 

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References

McCranie, J.R., and Smith, E. (2006). ''A new species of Craugastor (Anura: Leptodactylidae) of the Alfredi group from western Honduras.'' Herpetologica, 62(2), 183-190.



Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2011 Craugastor cyanochthebius <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/6750> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Aug 15, 2022.



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Citation: AmphibiaWeb. 2022. <https://amphibiaweb.org> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed 15 Aug 2022.

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