Pristimantis aniptopalmatus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
Species Description: Duellman WE, Hedges SB 2005 Eleutherodactyline frogs (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from the Cordillera Yanachaga in central Peru. Copeia 2005:526-538.
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: Peru


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from 2,300-2,600m asl near Oxapampa and Cumbre de Ollón on the western slopes of the Cordillera Yanachaga in Oxapampa Province, Pasco Department, central Peru.

Habitat and Ecology

It is known from cloud forest, where individuals were found under moss on tree trunks and under moss on the ground. It is presumed to breed by direct development.


No information is currently available regarding its population status.

Population Trend


Major Threats

No information is currently available.

Conservation Actions

This species is known from Parque Nacional Yanachaga-Chemillén.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Simon Stuart 2006. Pristimantis aniptopalmatus. In: IUCN 2014


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