This species is known only from Murici, in the state of Alagoas, north-eastern Brasil, at 600m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It presumably lives in forest and breeds in streams, like its congeners.
There is no information on its population status. It has not been seen since it was first collected.
The major threats to this species are probably related to habitat loss due to agricultural development, wood extraction and human settlement. The area where it is found is also suffering from severe fragmentation and reduction of forest patches.
It occurs in the Estación Ecológica Murici.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Débora Silvano, Eliza Maria Xavier Freire 2004. Crossodactylus dantei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56350A11466595. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56350A11466595.en .Downloaded on 16 November 2018