AmphibiaWeb - Atelopus podocarpus
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Atelopus podocarpus
family: Bufonidae
genus: Atelopus
 
Species Description: Coloma LA, Duellman WE, Almendariz-S A, Ron SR, Taran-Valdez A, Guaysamin JM. 2010. Five new, extinct (?) species of Atelopus (Anura: Bufonidae) from Andean Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. Zootaxa 2574:1-54.
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Critically Endangered (CR)
CITES No CITES Listing
National Status None
Regional Status None
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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Ecuador, Peru

 

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Possible reasons for amphibian decline

General habitat alteration and loss
Habitat modification from deforestation, or logging related activities
Intensified agriculture or grazing
Disease

References

Coloma, L.A., Duellman, W.E., Almendáriz, A., Ron, S.R., Terán-Valdez, A., and Guayasamin, J.M. (2010). ''Five new (extinct?) species of Atelopus (Anura: Bufonidae) from Andean Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru.'' Zootaxa, 2574, 1-54.



Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2011 Atelopus podocarpus <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/7537> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Aug 8, 2022.



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