Gastrotheca fulvorufa
family: Hemiphractidae
Species Description: Caramaschi U, Rodrigues MT 2007 Taxonomic status of the species of Gastrotheca Fitzinger 1847 (Amphibia, Anura, Amphignathodontidae) of the Atlantic rainforest of eastern Brazil, with description of a new species. Boletim do Museu Nacional Rio de Janeiro 52:1-19
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: Brazil



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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

Gastrotheca fulvorufa is known from the region of the Serra dos Órgãos, in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Caramaschi and Rodrigues, 2007).

Habitat and Ecology

The species occurs within the realm of the Atlantic Rain Forest domain.


No population status information is currently known for this species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

No major threats are known for this species.

Conservation Actions

The species occurs within the Serra dos Órgãos National Park.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements

Taxonomic Notes

Gastrotheca fulvorufa was revalidated by Caramaschi and Rodrigues (2007) based on morphological features.


Ariadne Angulo 2008. Gastrotheca fulvorufa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T135808A4204013. .Downloaded on 20 February 2019


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