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Epicrionops lativittatus
family: Rhinatrematidae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Peru

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from the non-specific type locality of "eastern Peru" (Taylor 1968).

Habitat and Ecology

It is presumably associated with forests. The eggs are presumably laid on land, with the hatching larvae falling into streams to complete their development.

Population

It is known only from the holotype.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

Conservation Actions
It is not known from any protected areas.

Research Needed
Further taxonomic research is needed to determine the validity of this species.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, uncertain provenance, as well as absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

This is a species of uncertain taxonomic validity.

Citation

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2018. Epicrionops lativittatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T59641A89214422. .Downloaded on 14 November 2018

 

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