Dendropsophus bogerti
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae

© 2008 Mauricio Rivera Correa (1 of 3)
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Colombia, Mexico


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from the northern part of the western flank of the Central Andes in Antioquia department, in Colombia, from 1,500-2,580m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is found in open areas such as secondary forest and also pasture land. The eggs are laid in temporary and permanent pools. It can be found almost anywhere where there are ponds in which to breed.


It is a very common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no known threats to this very common and adaptable species.

Conservation Actions

It is not known from any protected areas, although a protected area is not necessary for such an adaptable species.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)

Taxonomic Notes

This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich, et al., 2005). This species was removed from the synonymy of Dendropsophus carnifex by Kaplan (1997), where it had been placed by Duellman (1974).


Fernando Castro, John Lynch 2004. Dendropsophus bogerti. In: IUCN 2014


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