Craugastor occidentalis

Subgenus: Craugastor
family: Craugastoridae

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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: Mexico


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from scattered localities in western Mexico in the states of Sinaloa, Nayarit, Jalisco and Michoacan. Its range is not well known, and its altitudinal limits are unclear.

Habitat and Ecology

There is no direct information on the habitat and ecology of this species, although it is likely to be associated with semi-deciduous forest. It presumably breeds by direct development.


The population status of this species is unknown.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It has not been recorded from any protected areas.

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

This species was previously within the genus Eleutherodactylus (Crawford and Smith 2005). It is currently under taxonomic revision.


Georgina Santos-Barrera, Luis Canseco-Márquez 2004. Craugastor occidentalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56801A11533927. .Downloaded on 21 January 2019


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