Pristimantis factiosus
family: Strabomantidae
subfamily: Pristimantinae
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 is known from the oriental slope of the Central Cordillera, in Caldas and Antioquia Departments, in Colombia, between 1,750–2,200 m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is a common species in the forest, along roadsides and in adjacent areas. It is active at night on low vegetation. It is an adaptable species that is also found in places such as pastureland and degraded former forest. It breeds by direct development.


It is a common species and the population is considered to be stable.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are unknown, although it is an adaptable species.

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
Its range includes the Integrated Management Regional District of Embalse el Penol y Cuenca Alta del Rio Guatape.

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

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its relatively wide distribution, tolerance of a degree of habitat modification and presumed large population.


IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2018. Pristimantis factiosus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T56596A85865008. .Downloaded on 15 February 2019


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