Eleutherodactylus weinlandi

Subgenus: Euhyas
family: Eleutherodactylidae
subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae
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: Dominican Republic, Haiti


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is endemic to Hispaniola. It is widespread in eastern Hispaniola and occurs in central Haiti. Its altitudinal range is from sea level up to 788m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is terrestrial in a variety of mesic habitats, including plantations, woods, gardens, ravines, and trash piles in urban areas. Males call from caves, rocks, or low vegetation. Eggs are laid on the ground and it breeds by direct development.


This is a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species currently, although habitat destruction is taking place.

Conservation Actions

The species occurs in several protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a broad range of habitats, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.


Blair Hedges, Sixto Inchaustegui, Richard Thomas 2004. Eleutherodactylus weinlandi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57053A11575116. .Downloaded on 23 January 2019


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