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


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

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

Habitat and Ecology

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


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

Population Trend


Major Threats

No major threats to this species have been identified for this widespread, adaptable species.

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
The species is not within any protected areas, but they are not thought to be necessary considering its adaptability to habitat disturbance. 

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

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. Scinax blairi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T55935A85905883. .Downloaded on 17 January 2019


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