Hyloxalus borjai
family: Dendrobatidae
subfamily: Hyloxalinae
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: Colombia



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Amalfi, in Antioquia Department, Colombia, from 1,000-1,500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

Its habitat and ecology are unknown, though it is likely that its larvae develop in streams.


There is no information on the population status of this species, which is only known from a few specimens.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The major threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

There is confusion regarding the taxonomy of this species, so further taxonomic research is needed to resolve this.

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.


Taran Grant, John Lynch 2004. Hyloxalus borjai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55055A11246683. .Downloaded on 16 February 2019


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