Pristimantis bogotensis
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae

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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



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species occurs in Chingaza, Sumapaz, and Altiplano Cundiboyacense within the departments of Cundinamarca and Boyacá, Colombia, between 2,500–3,600 m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species occurs in cloud forests, páramo, and open areas. It also occurs in pastures as long as there are shrubs, and adapts well to disturbance. Reproduction is by direct development.


It is an abundant species, and the population trend is believed to be stable.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are unknown, however it is tolerant to a degree of habitat modification.

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
This species occurs in Parques Nacionales Naturales Chingaza and Sumapaz.

Research Needed
More information is needed on this species' distribution, population status and trends.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern because, despite having a relatively restricted extent of occurrence (EOO = 6,406 km2), it is tolerant of a degree of habitat modification, it occurs in several protected areas, and it has a presumed large, stable population.


IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2018. Pristimantis bogotensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T56469A85860413. .Downloaded on 20 February 2019


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