Scinax blairi
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Hylinae
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


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from the Llanos of Colombia (departments of Arauca, Meta and Guaviare), from 200-500m asl. The type locality is "near junction of Río Guaviare and Río Ariari, Guaviare, Colombia".

Habitat and Ecology

It is usually found around permanent waterbodies in tropical savannah. It lays its eggs and tadpoles in permanent pools. It is also found in a variety of anthropogenic habitats such as gardens and agricultural land.


It is a very common species. Its range might even be increasing.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no major threats to this very common and adaptable species.

Conservation Actions

The species is not within any protected areas, but they are not thought to be necessary considering its adaptability to habitat disturbance. A determination of its exact range would be useful.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Fernando Castro, Jose Vicente Rueda, Wilmar Bolívar, Ruth Amanda Estupinan 2010. Scinax blairi. In: IUCN 2014


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