Rhinella acutirostris

Subgenus: margaritifera
family: Bufonidae
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: Brazil, Colombia



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is generally regarded as being distributed from northwest Amazonas in Brazil, north into Colombia east of the Andes, into southern Amazonas in Venezuela and Panama. The extent of occurrence is 1,345,482 km2.

Habitat and Ecology

It is an inhabitant of lowland tropical rainforests. It lays its eggs in shallow pools where the tadpoles also develop.


The population size and trend for this species is not known.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no major threats to this widespread and adaptable species.

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
The range of the species includes several protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution and presumed large population.

Taxonomic Notes

Rhinella alata may be conspecific with Rhinella acutirostris.


IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2015. Rhinella acutirostris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T54565A54341367. .Downloaded on 16 February 2019


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