Bolitoglossa taylori

Subgenus: Eladinea
family: Plethodontidae
subfamily: Hemidactyliinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Panama


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the eastern lowlands and cordilleras of Panama in the Darién region, adjacent to Colombia, at 800-1,400m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It inhabits humid lowland and montane forest, where it is arboreal, and breeds by direct development.


Very little is known regarding its population status. It was rediscovered recently when two specimens were collected. These were the first records in many years.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in the Serrania de Pirre in Parque Nacional Darién.

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.


Solís, F., Ibáñez, R. & Wake, D. 2008. Bolitoglossa taylori. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T59214A11898371. .Downloaded on 23 January 2019


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