Sabin's Glassfrog, Rana de cristal de Sabin
Species Description: Catenazzi A, Von May R, Lehr E, Gagliardi-Urrutia G, Guaysamin JM 2012 A new, high-elevation glassfrog (Anura: Centrolenidae) from Manu National Park, southern Peru. Zootaxa 3388: 56-68.
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Its coloration in life is green-yellowish, with yellowish patches and spots. Across its back, it is covered with yellowish-green tipped spicules. Its iris is silvery-bronze or cream bearing fine black reticulations. The bones are green (Catenazzi et al. 2012).
Distribution and Habitat
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Trends and Threats
The inaccessibility of this region makes it hard to assess.
Catenazzi, A., Lehr, E., Rodriguez, L., and Vredenberg, V. (2011). ''Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis and the collapse of anuran species richness and abundance in the Upper Manu National Park, southeastern Peru.'' Conservation Biology, 5, 382-391.
Catenazzi, A., Von May, R., Lehr, E., Gagliardi-Urrutia, G., Guayasamin, J.M. (2012). ''A new, high-elevation glassfrog (Anura: Centrolenidae) from Manu National Park, southern Peru.'' Zootaxa, 3388, 56-68.
Originally submitted by: Michelle S. Koo (first posted 2012-07-29)
Edited by: Michelle S. Koo (2012-07-29)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2012 Centrolene sabini: Sabin's Glassfrog <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/7868> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Dec 3, 2021.
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